Physics speed Question help? Pls help!?

Speed of Light : 300 000 000 m/s

Speed of sound in Air: 343 m/s


1) If the time difference between hearing a thunder and seeing a lightning 1s, approximately how far is the thunderstorm away from you?


Pls help me answer this question and EXPLAIN it. I'm from Singapore so pls try to explain it in a Singapore education method. Explain in a SIMPLER way cos im just a Sec 1.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    distance = speed of sound x time difference = 343m

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