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PostGeaty on Sun 16 Mar 2014, 9:41 pm

Sound is a form of longitudinal wave. Like any other wave,
Sound can be reflected and refracted. It also exhibits diffraction and interference effects.

The speed of sound is different in different media. In still air, it travels with a speed of 333 ms-1. Temperature and wind conditions affect the speed of sound in air.

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