Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 19 - Think and Explain: 72

Answer

For this method of plucking the banjo string, the nodes are at the endpoints of the string. The wavelength is twice the length of the string.

Work Step by Step

This is illustrated in Figure 19.13a.
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