Explain why sound waves travel faster in liquids or solids than in air.

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Explain why sound waves travel faster in liquids or solids than in air.
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Matthias Calhoun
Answered 2022-09-26 Author has 11 answers
Sound waves travel through the medium. Particles in motion make adjacent particles move in the same direction because of molecular bonds.
Molecular bonds of solid bodies are stronger and less compressible what makes particles move less but faster. Therefore, waves in solids move faster than the waves in the air.
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