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Homework Help: Physics Problem!

  1. Oct 10, 2007 #1

    I'm new here, so I don't really know how this works, but if someone could help me solve this physics problem, that would be great!

    An air column open at both ends, has a fundamental frequency of 2000 Hz. What are the frequencies of the first two overtones?

    I have been stuck on this problem for a while, and can't seem to figure it out! Could someone please explain it to me? Thanks!!
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  3. Oct 10, 2007 #2


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    What is the definition of an overtone?
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