What is the distance between adjacent wave compressions?

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The distance between adjacent wave compressions is known as the wavelength. In physics, the Greek letter lambda (λ) is used to signify the wavelength. Wavelengths are generally measured in meters.
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That's called the wavelength.
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velocity = wavelength x frequency. Frequency = 1/period. So you can also say. velocity = wavelength / period. 750 km/hr = wavelength / 12 hr. wavelength = 9336 km.
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The distance between two points on a wave is
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it is the wavelength denoted by lamda.The distance is the same (ie wavelength) either between two successive crest or between two successive trought
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