sound

Asked by bharathkumar | 25th Jan, 2014, 05:10: PM

Expert Answer:

Speed of sound is higher in water than in air. The boat-man hears a sound which travels through air but, the driver hears a sound which travel through water. Hence, the driver hears the sound of explosion first as the speed of sound in water is higher.

  

Answered by Faiza Lambe | 27th Jan, 2014, 11:39: AM

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