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Sound in a box, in space.

  1. Jun 5, 2008 #1
    This is a very dumb question, but lets say you were in a 2x2x2m box that had air and a big speaker playing loud music. What would it sound like inside the box, if there is no matter outside the box to absorb the sound?
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  3. Jun 5, 2008 #2
    My guess is, you wouldn't be able to hear it unless you were to press your ear against the box, inside the box it would sound normal.
  4. Jun 5, 2008 #3


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    If you are inside the box, it sounds relatively normal.
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