Problem: A standing wave is produced with a node at one end and an antinode at the other. If the wave is produced on a string 1.5 cm in length, what is the third-longest wavelength? (a) 6 cm (b) 3 cm (c) 2 cm (d) 1.2 cm

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A standing wave is produced with a node at one end and an antinode at the other. If the wave is produced on a string 1.5 cm in length, what is the third-longest wavelength?

(a) 6 cm

(b) 3 cm

(c) 2 cm

(d) 1.2 cm

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