Analyzing Formulas & How Variables Relate

Hummingbird and Albatross

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Hummingbird and Albatross

The distance between the tip of the wing at its highest and lowest points is called the amplitude. The bird shown below has an amplitude of 2.5 meters.

  • How do you think the amplitude of the hummingbird compares to the amplitude of the albatross?
  • Do you think the Strouhal numbers for the hummingbird and the albatross are close to each other or far apart?