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Is cycle the same as wavelength?

  1. Apr 21, 2012 #1
    Is cycle the same as wavelength?

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  3. Apr 22, 2012 #2

    Bobbywhy

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    Yes, it is common to say one complete cycle of a sinewave (360 degrees) equals one wavelength.
     
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