1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Drift velocity

  1. Aug 4, 2015 #1
    Thank you all for helping.
    Today I have another question: If individual charges move at around (10^ -4) m/s, then how come signals are being able to travel at great speeds- like approaching speed of light? Isn't it too fast?
  2. jcsd
  3. Aug 4, 2015 #2


    User Avatar

    Staff: Mentor

    Did you understand the answers that were given in your first thread? You never replied after several people tried to help you there...
  4. Aug 4, 2015 #3


    User Avatar
    Education Advisor
    Gold Member

Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook