i need some help with this question.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

"Jim is walking in a field and screams...the wall is 300 meters away it takes 1.7 seconds for the sound to come back.......wat is the temperature in the air."

so i tried it as:

V=d/t

....= 300m/0.85s

....= 353m/s

from there i think i have to use the speed of sound formula and isolate the 0.59t. and then divide by it. i keep on getting a different answer then the one in my textbook.

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# Homework Help: A sound problem

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