The portion of a piano string between the bridge and upper end of the finger board is 0.50 meters long. The string when plucked sounds a note of 440Hz- the first harmonic.
a. where must the violinist put a finder to pay a C note- 528Hz
b Without returning, is it possible to play a D note- 294 Hz
The Attempt at a Solution
L=.416, so the violinist must put his finger up .083 meters
L=.748 meters, so no he can not.
Does my work make sense?