# Physics

Seawater has a bulk modulus of 2.34×109 N/m2. Its density at 5°C is 1030 kg/m3. What is the speed of sound through seawater at this temperature?

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1. Speed of sound ='sqrt(E/rho)

E is the bulk modulus
Rho is the density

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