Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 19 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension) - Page 369-370: 24


A supersonic aircraft flies faster than the speed of sound.

Work Step by Step

The word "supersonic" gives it away, with "super" meaning "above and over", and the word "sonic" meaning "of or relating to sound". This is discussed on page 367.
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