physical science

posted by .

the average speed of sound in water is 1500 m/s. how long would it take a sound to travel 9000m/s

  • physical science -

    9000 m/s is not a distance.
    You probably mean 9000 m.
    Verify your typing.

    time = (distance)/(velocity)

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Physics - Sound

    A sound wave travels in air at a frequency of 500 Hz. If part of the wave travels from air into water, does its frequency change?
  2. Physics

    Is this statement correct: When part of sound travelled through water, wavelength and speed of sound would change because since the particles are closer together in water than in air, the speed of sound would increase which in turn …
  3. science

    I'm having trouble with this homework question, I don't really trust sites like these but I don't have any other choice, so here it goes: The sound of speed in water(25 degrees Celsius) is traveling at 1,500m/s. How far can sound travel …
  4. Physical Science

    Sound travels about 1530 m/s in sea water. How many times faster does sound travel in sea water than in air?
  5. science

    an aircraft travelling at 600km/hr accelerates steadily at 10 km /h every second. Assuming speed of sound is 100 km /h t the aircrafts altitude , how long will it take to reach the sound barrier
  6. Science

    14. The speed of sound depends on (1 point) A.the loudness of the sound. B.the pitch of the sound. C.the source of the sound.*** D.the properties of the medium it travels through
  7. physics

    Dolphins can hear ultrasound with frequencies up to 280 kHz. What is the speed of sound in water if the wavelength of ultrasound with a frequency of 2.80 × 10^5 Hz is 0.510 cm?
  8. Science

    Sound travles at a speed of 340 m/s how long does it take to travel 850 m
  9. Physics

    If sound travels at 330m/s in air, how long does it take for sound to travel 10,000m in air?
  10. Math

    the speed of sound is approximately 1.2 x 10^3km/h how long does it take for sound to travel 7.2 x 10^2km. answer in minutes

More Similar Questions