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Problem: Sound is emitted from a 100 W source at a 50 Hz. From a distance of 10 m, what is the maximum pressure produced by the compression of air from the sound waves? Consider the density of air to be 1.225 kg/m3 and the speed of sound to be 340 m/s.

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Sound is emitted from a 100 W source at a 50 Hz. From a distance of 10 m, what is the maximum pressure produced by the compression of air from the sound waves? Consider the density of air to be 1.225 kg/m3 and the speed of sound to be 340 m/s.

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