Does sound travel faster than the speed of light?
Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM
No. Sound travels about 750 miles/hour, while light travels about 770 million miles/hour. That's about a million times faster.
Answered by | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM
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