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Question regarding pulse waves

  1. Dec 23, 2011 #1
    Would a single beat be considered as an example of a pulse wave?

  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 28, 2011 #2
    A single beat of what? A pulse wave typically has many wavelengths (peaks and valleys) of the fundamental frequency inside an wave packet envelope, but the envelope is very small compared to the system you are using.
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