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Homework Help: How to find the wavelength of a sound wave?

  1. Oct 3, 2011 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    What is the wavelength of a 25 Hz sound wave? What is the wavelength of a 4.5 kHz sound wave?

    2. Relevant equations
    wavelength = velocity / frequency or λ = v/f

    3. The attempt at a solution
    I know that I'm supposed to plug the 25 into the equation, but he didn't give us a velocity, so now I'm stuck. That's what I need help with. :/
    The speed of sound is 340 m/s
    is that what I'm supposed to use for velocity?
    Last edited: Oct 3, 2011
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 3, 2011 #2
    The speed of sound ?
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