 16.16.1: Verify that the quantity c = bt that appears in the wave equation f...
 16.16.2: The wave equation (16.4) is the equation of motion for a continuous...
 16.16.3: Let f () be an arbitrary (twice differentiable) function. Show by d...
 16.16.4: Show that if we make the change of variables = x ct and rl = x ct, ...
 16.16.5: (a) Show that u = g(x ct) is a solution of the wave equation (16.4)...
 16.16.6: There is a small flaw in Example 16.1 (page 686). In Equation (16.1...
 16.16.7: [Computer] Make plots of the two triangular waves of Example 16.1 (...
 16.16.8: [Computer] Make plots similar to Figure 16.5 of the standing wave (...
 16.16.9: The motion of a finite string, fixed at both ends, was determined b...
 16.16.10: Using the integral (16.33), show that the Fourier coefficients of t...
 16.16.11: [Computer] Make plots similar to Figure 16.8 of the wave of Example...
 16.16.12: Consider a semiinfinite string, fixed at the origin x = 0 and exte...
 16.16.13: In connection with Equation (16.31), I claimed that any function on...
 16.16.14: [Computer] A taut string of length L = 1 is released from rest at t...
 16.16.15: Let f () be any function with first two derivatives f V) and f"(0, ...
 16.16.16: Let f (r) be any spherically symmetric function; that is, when expr...
 16.16.17: In Section 16.1 we derived the wave equation for transverse waves i...
 16.16.18: Figure 16.15 is an end view of a triangular prism, whose three face...
 16.16.19: Let n1 and n2 be any two unit vectors and P a point in a continuous...
 16.16.20: It is found that the stress tensor at any point (x, y, z) in a cert...
 16.16.21: At any given point P of a continuous medium, the surface forces are...
 16.16.22: Show that if the stress tensor E is diagonal (all offdiagonal elem...
 16.16.23: An important tool in the development of the strain tensor was the d...
 16.16.24: Write out the components of the displacement (16.77), u(r) = 0 x r,...
 16.16.25: At a certain point P (which you can choose to be your origin) in a ...
 16.16.26: The table below gives the three elastic moduli for several material...
 16.16.27: Consider a taut wire or rod lying along the x axis. To define Young...
 16.16.28: Consider again the wire or rod of 16.27. In general, when one stret...
 16.16.29: When we change our coordinate axes, the strain tensor changes in ac...
 16.16.30: If 8i, denotes the Kronecker delta symbol (16.115) and a is a vecto...
 16.16.31: A seismograph records the signals arriving from a distant earthquak...
 16.16.32: [Computer] Using appropriate software, calculate the speeds of long...
 16.16.33: Write down the equation of motion (16.124) as applied to a static f...
 16.16.34: Equations (16.129) and (16.130) are two different forms of the equa...
 16.16.35: A crucial step in showing that the waves in a fluid are necessarily...
 16.16.36: To find the speed of sound in air using the result (16.140) require...
 16.16.37: Show that the intensity I of a sound wave is proportional to the sq...
 16.16.38: A crucial step in deriving the wave equation for waves in a fluid w...
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