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The resultant of two rectangular simple harmonic motions of the same frequency and unequal amplitude but differing in phase by $$\pi/2$$ is


A
simple harmonic
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B
circular
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C
elliptical
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D
parabolic
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Solution

The correct option is C elliptical
The combined equation of two SHMs in perpendicular directions is 
$$\frac{x^{2}}{A_{1}^{2}}+\frac{y^{2}}{A_{2}^{2}}=1$$, which is an equation of ellipse. Hence, option C is correct.

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