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Homework Help: Simple speed of light problem

  1. Mar 18, 2008 #1
    [SOLVED] Simple speed of light problem

    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    How long does it take light to travel trough a 5.23-mm-thick piece of window glass?

    Trough what thickness of water could light travel in the same amount of time?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution

    I thought I could just do the speed of light divided by the thickness to get my seconds but thats not right so can someone please help me?
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 18, 2008 #2
    nevermind....got it
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