Essential University Physics: Volume 1 (3rd Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321993721
ISBN 13: 978-0-32199-372-4

Chapter 14 - For Thought and Discussion - Page 262: 10


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We see that in water, the bulk modulus is higher than the bulk modulus when considering air. Thus, although the density of water is greater, it does not follow that the speed of sound in water is lower.
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