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Understanding velocity=wavelength*frequency

  1. May 11, 2015 #1
    I am trying to understand the v=f*lambda equation.
    I understand that the speed of soundwave is the same throughout the medium.
    But lets say I have some kind of source that emits sound waves. If i increase the frequency, will the wavelength automatically decrease as the product of frequency x wavelength is a constant in the medium?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. May 11, 2015 #2
    Yes, it will. The wavelength is shorter for higher frequencies.
     
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