Hertz (Hz) Definition

Four Hertz graph


Hertz is the number of cycles (waves) that pass a given area in one second.

One cycle per second is “one hertz.”

One hundred cycles per second is “one hundred hertz.”

Hertz is a measure of frequency.

Four Hertz One Hertz

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