Suppose a stick is struck against a frying pan in vacuum. Will the frying pan vibrate? Will we be able to hear the sound? Explain.

AcademicPhysicsNCERTClass 8

Yes, on hitting the frying pan, it will vibrate but we can\'t hear this vibration in a vacuum as sound needs a medium to travel. And in a vacuum sound can\'t travel.

Updated on 10-Oct-2022 13:29:15