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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? - Science

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?

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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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NCERT Class 8 Science Textbook
Chapter 13 Sound
Q 6 | Page 169
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