#### Question

The sound from a mosquito is produced when it vibrates its wings at an average rate of 500 vibrations per second. What is the time period of the vibration?

#### Solution

The time required to complete one oscillation is known as time period. It is given by the inverse of the frequency.

Time period = `1/"Frequency of oscillation"`

Frequency of oscillations = 500 Hz

Time period = `1/500` = 0.002 s

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Solution The Sound from a Mosquito is Produced When It Vibrates Its Wings at an Average Rate of 500 Vibrations per Second. What is the Time Period of the Vibration? Concept: Amplitude, Time Period and Frequency of a Vibration.