(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Estimate the Doppler shift for a radio wave reflected from an airplane moving directly toward you at a speed of 292 m/s. Assume the radio wave has a frequency of 9.7x10^6 Hz.

2. Relevant equations

fo = fv/(v − vt)

3. The attempt at a solution

Using the above equation I got 1.9e5 Hz. But, that is incorrect. Am I not using the correct equation?

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# Homework Help: Estimating Doppler Shift for a Radio Wave

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