# Homework Help: Theoretical treatment to determine speed of sound in gases

1. Jan 5, 2008

### theeliuser

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Using a theoretical treatment including $$\gamma$$ (the ratio of cp to cv), determine the speed of sound in each of these gases: argon at 273 K, methane at 165 K, nitrogen at 600 K.
Answer must be applicable to any gas at any temperature

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

2. Jan 5, 2008

### malawi_glenn

you might want to read the rules before posting your questions here. Supply known equations and attempt to solution before recieving help.