# The Transverse Speed

Hello!
The following is my problem (a question from an old exam paper);
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Well, I'm stuck on part c and d.
$$v = \frac{\omega}{k} => \frac{4}{3} = 1.3 m/s$$

$$K = \frac{2\pi}{\lambda} => \lambda = 2.09 m$$

$$v = f\lambda => f = 0.65 Hz$$

$$v = \sqrt{\frac{T}{\mu}} => 1.3 = \sqrt{\frac{T}{4}} => T = 7.1$$

I checked the answers and it is correct up to this point. Now I don't know how to do question c. What is it meant by "transverse speed". What formula should I use?

(The right answer is -0.022 m/s is the transverse speed at x = 1 & t = 1)

I don't know which formula to use...

Thanks.

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