A boy fishing on the jetty observes water waves coming in from the ocean. He sees 4 waves pass him by in 2 seconds, each with a wavelength of 0.5m The speed of the waves is?
The Attempt at a Solution
4 waves pass him in 2 seconds. 4waves x 0.5m (Wavelength) = 2m
V= d/t 2/2 = 1m/s