1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Water Wave problem

  1. Feb 7, 2006 #1
    The time needed for a water wave to change from the equilibrium level to the crest is 0.18 secs
    a. What fraction of a wavelength is this?
    b. What is the period of the wave?
    c. What is the frequency of the wave?

    This is more advanced than anything we've learned with waves as of yet. And it's for homework. Any hints and advice to get this started would be GREATLY appreciated.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 7, 2006 #2

    Doc Al

    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?



Similar Discussions: Water Wave problem
  1. Water wave (Replies: 6)

  2. Water waves problem (Replies: 2)

  3. Waves in water (Replies: 3)

  4. Waves on water (Replies: 1)

Loading...