Two test pilots are in identical jets that produce a characteristic tone of 587 Hz. One jet is stationary on the airstrip and the second is approaching the airstrip at a speed of 72.6% the speed of sound. Take the speed of sound in air to be 343 m/s. The pilot of each jet listens to the sound produced by the other jet. Determine the following. (a) Which pilot hears a greater Doppler shift? the stationary pilot the moving pilot (b) the frequency heard by the pilot in the moving jet Hz (c) the frequency heard by the pilot in the stationary jet Hz
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