Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

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

Chapter 21 - Think and Explain: 68

Answer

On a windy day, the speed of sound moving past the concertgoers will change, but the wavelength also changes, and there will be no change in frequency or pitch.

Work Step by Step

The frequency of a vibrating source is the same as the frequency of the resulting wave. This is stated on page 377.
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