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Homework Help: I dont understand

  1. Nov 18, 2005 #1
    I dont understand how im suposse to solve this question using only 1 given
    a) a deep sea fishing boat received an echo from a school of fish 0.483 s after transmission. How far away were the fish?
    if anyone can help, it'll be appreciated
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  3. Nov 18, 2005 #2

    Doc Al

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    The sound (SONAR signal) must travel from boat to fish and back. How fast does sound travel in water?
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