## College Physics (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Education

# Chapter 11 - Multiple-Choice Questions - Page 427: 6

#### Answer

The higher the frequency of a wave, (b) the shorter its wavelength

#### Work Step by Step

We can write an equation for the wavelength: $\lambda = \frac{v}{f}$ We can see that increasing the frequency will decrease the wavelength. The higher the frequency of a wave, (b) the shorter its wavelength

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