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# What is the velocity of a water wave that travels a distance of 10 meter s in 5.0 seconds?

Updated: 9/16/2023 Wiki User

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Simple. 10m in 5 sec is 120m in 1 minute which is 7200m per hour which is 7.2km per hour. Wiki User

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Q: What is the velocity of a water wave that travels a distance of 10 meter s in 5.0 seconds?
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