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    What does it mean when the 'wavelength of a wave is inversely proportional to its frequency.'
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    Inverse proportion is when one value value increases, the other decreases. So in this instance, as the wavelength increases, the frequency will decrease
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    ^^ this.
    It happens because the wavespeed (through a vacuum) is the same --> 3x10^8 m/s, I think...
    since wavespeed = frequency * wavelength, if you increase the frequency, the wavelength must decrease in order to have a constant wavespeed and vice versa
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    (Original post by melissadh)
    What does it mean when the 'wavelength of a wave is inversely proportional to its frequency.'
    As wavelength increases frequency decreases

    also it can be expressed this way
     \lambda=\dfrac{1}{f}
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    Thank you so much! That is very clear.😊
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    Thank you everyone! You all are very helpful, I apreciate it. ❤️
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    (Original post by melissadh)
    What does it mean when the 'wavelength of a wave is inversely proportional to its frequency.'
    Does inverse proportion mean the same thing as a negative correlation?
 
 
 
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