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Answer to Question #69788 in Mechanics | Relativity for james cathcart

Question #69788
if a girl stands 2km away from a bomb when it explodes
will the girl see or hear the explosion first?
Expert's answer
The speed of light is much more larger than speed of sound (106 times larger). It will take sound everal seconds to pass those 2 km, hence girl will first see the explosion.

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