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Homework Help: Sonic boom in water

  1. Feb 21, 2010 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    can a super-fast fish that is able to swim faster than the speed of sound in water produce a "sonic boom"?



    2. Relevant equations unknown



    3. The attempt at a solution there is a speed of sound in water- roughly 4x that of air?
     
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  3. Feb 21, 2010 #2

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    Yes.
     
  4. Feb 21, 2010 #3
    thank you, that was marked correct
     
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