Oscillations and Waves-Longitudinal and Transverse Waves (KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana) Stream SB-SX (Class 12 & 1st Year B.Sc.) Physics): Questions 1 - 1 of 1

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The figure below shows pressure variation in two different sound waves in air with time at a given position. Both the figures are drawn to the same scale.

Two waves with different wavelengths and amplitudes

Two Waves With Different Wavelengths and Amplitudes

In figure two waves with different wavelengths and different amplitude is shown.

Which of the following statements is true?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Wave 1 has higher frequency and greater amplitude compared to wave 2

b.

Wave 1 has lower frequency and smaller amplitude compared to wave 2

c.

Wave 1 has shorter wavelength and greater amplitude compared to wave 2

d.

Wave 1 has shorter wavelength and smaller amplitude compared to wave 2

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