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Homework Help: Phase constants & SHM

  1. Apr 19, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    How can I determine the phase constant of the these graphs? I am kind of confused about phase constant and its physical meaning, so if someone could explain it to me, I would be very grateful. ashm.jpg

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    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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  3. Apr 20, 2008 #2

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    Have a look at this wiki page ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phase_(waves [Broken]) ) it might help to answer some of your questions.
     
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