Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

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Chapter 14 - Section 14.1 - Waves and Their Properties - Got It?: 14.1

Answer

b)

Work Step by Step

In order to determine the velocity of the wave, we only care about the speed of the wave crest itself, not the velocity of things on the wave. Thus, the velocity is 5 m/s.
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