Do high frequency waves travel faster than low frequency waves?

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asked Mar 13, 2018 in Other-Education by 13brony (250 points)
Do high frequency waves travel faster than low frequency waves?

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answered Mar 14, 2018 by Larry S (42,350 points)
For waves, v=frequency x wavelength
For sound waves, raising the frequency or wavelength will increase the speed.
Electromagnetic (Light) waves have a set speed of 300000000 m/s.

So, raising the frequency will lower the wavelength and vice-versa but the speed is constant.

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