Lightning travels much faster than thunder so lightning is seen before thunder is heard. Using inductive reasoning and graph if you count 45 s between the lightning and thunder how far away is the storm?

Accepted Solution

Answer:9 seconds.Step-by-step explanation:On your graph, use a ruler and your eye to get the best fitting line.  Then find the time in seconds (45) which is between 40 and 50 on the x axis. Go across to the y axis. You will find it is about 9 seconds.