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# How do you find wavelength when distance is given?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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Wavelength = speed divided by frequency.

Speed = distance divided by time.

Therefore:

Wavelength = distance divided by (frequency x time).

You therefore need to know the frequency of the wave and the time it takes to travel in unit time.

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