College Physics (4th Edition)

Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0073512141
ISBN 13: 978-0-07351-214-3

Chapter 12 - Problems - Page 463: 32


The length of the pipe is $0.433~m$

Work Step by Step

(a) At a temperature of $0.0^{\circ}C$, the speed of sound in air is $331~m/s$. We can find the length of the pipe: $\lambda = \frac{v}{f}$ $2L = \frac{v}{f}$ $L = \frac{v}{2f}$ $L = \frac{331~m/s}{(2)(382~Hz)}$ $L = 0.433~m$ The length of the pipe is $0.433~m$
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