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A woman is standing in the ocean, and she notices that after a wave crest passes by, five more crests pass in a time of 29.8 s. The distance between two successsive crests is 39.3 m. What is the wave's (a) period, (b) frequency, (c) wavelength, (d) speed?

Step 1

(a).

Given that the distance between two crests is 39.3m.

Period of the wave can be calculated as

Step 2

b).

Frequency of wave is

Step 3

(c). the distance between two successive crests...

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