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Chemistry & Physics | Physics 1101: Introduction to Waves

Physics 1101: Introduction to Waves

In the lab students determine the factor affecting the frequency of a pendulum and relate to simple harmonic motion. Mechanical and electromagnetic waves, transverse and longitudinal waves, pulses and continuous waves are compared. Frequency, wavelength, period, and amplitude of waves are studied.

Premiere Date: February 11, 2002 | Runtime: 00:29:01

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