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Old 2009-03-31, 12:56   #10
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"Tim Sorbera"
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Originally Posted by Andi47 View Post
@wblipp - correct!
I thought it was odd that the question was phrased that way, (about hearing the clonk instead of just that every second he doubled his speed) but you never specified the speed of sound in the atmosphere the dog is running, so how were we to know that this dog that can accelerate instantly and run 500 km at once happened to be in our atmosphere under standard conditions, and not in some hypothetical medium that transfers sound faster than 262144 m/s?
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