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How to measure a wave of any type, eg. ripple on a pond?

  1. Jan 26, 2009 #1
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  3. Jan 28, 2009 #2


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    Welcome to PF :smile:

    If this is a homework or classwork question, you'll need to show what you've tried before receiving help.

    If it's not for a class, it's better to post outside of the homework forums, perhaps here:

    Also, it's not clear just what you want to measure ... wavelength, frequency, wave speed, amplitude???
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