Doppler Effect

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hi i just wanna ask about the formula of Doppler Effect . The speeds of the listener VL and the source Vs are relative to the ground, source, or listener ?
 

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hi i just wanna ask about the formula of Doppler Effect . The speeds of the listener VL and the source Vs are relative to the ground, source, or listener ?
If the air is stationary relative to the ground (no wind to worry about), then the speeds of the listener and source will be relative to the ground.
 
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Neither. It is relative to the air.
 

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