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Also referred to as a lightning storm, a thunderstorm is a weather form wherein thunder and lightning are present. Thunderstorms, most especially if accompanied by heavy rains and downburst winds, pose hazards to people and the environment.
Answer to your question YES.Actualy a EGR valve doesn't reallystart working until you get up to higher speeds. At idel and slowerspeeds it's not active. So if something is wrong with it weatherit be EGR senser bad diaphragm orvacum hose the problem will showupat lower speeds and idle. It actually ca…
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where is the AC low pressure valve locted? check on passengers side, between firewall and engine, about 1 to 2 ft down!! the cap has a (L) on it!!
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The Real reason is they don't want everybody in the world thinking that they have to show off in front of some idiot in a pinto thinking that their car belongs on fast and the furious. It is a personal preference showing off does not happen in 5 o'clock traffic catch one at night you might see its t…
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A pinch runner must be inserted for him at first base. Then, the batter that was hit cannot return, and the pinch runner must stay in the game (unless he's replaced by someone else, in which case the runner can't return).
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If the person was on her knees at any point - yes, it is a travel. Signed, IAABO Certified Official
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Often you can feel the static building up or hear rock sizzling. RUN! Physical signs that lightning might strike here are opinions and answers from FAQ Farmers: As lightning results from discharge of a static electric charge, prior to a local discharge there is obviously a build up of static cha…
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Answer Lake Hortensia, which is three miles long and a half mile wide; its original name was "Gregory's Pond," and afterwards "Horton's Pond." It is near the village of Hortonville.
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You can't share premises with a physically violent abuser (batterer) and avoid harm altogether.You can either confront him (usually involving the police and the courts), succumb to his demands (short term, inefficient, and counterproductive solution), or contract with him (which works intermittently…
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Insert hard drive CD when you start up your computer. Check box when it asks you if you want to delete and re-use your hard drive. When completed, insert your OS CD, and money in the bank... if you want a quick re-format, dont insert the hard drive CD on startup.. just insert the OS CD on start up..…
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Many victims of lightning strikes die from burns and heart failure, and non-fatal strikes have been known to cause moderate to severe damage to the central nervous system. Many victims with neural damage report severe and intractable pain and neuropathy for the rest of their lives.
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Potential Injuries from Lightning Striking NearbyHere are opinions and answers from FAQ Farmers:Your brain could have some electrical problems.I just had a near strike a week ago and am still having "MAJOR" headaches and sharp pains in my head. Along with nerve problems that make my body have convul…
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If you can hear thunder, the lightning strike has already occurred since thunder is only a sonic boom caused by lightning. In order for you to feel an electric shock an electric current must pass through your body. For a current to pass through your body, your body must complete the circuit from an…
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Fried Fish? Here are opinions and answers (In the form of an argument): Really fish do get fried if they happen to be in the area of the strike, but because the ocean is vast and lightning is dispersed into the water for only a very short distance, most fish are only stunned. If lightning was able t…
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According to the Ontario Ministry of the Environment, "In Canada, lightning kills about seven people and seriously injures 60 to 70 people a year." This quotes, plus lots more information on Canadian lightning activity, can be found at: weatheroffice.ec Answer On average 7 people are killed by lig…
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In all effect there is little evidence that lightning striking a body of water will create a splash. This is due to there having being very little research on this topic as lightning doesn't often strike over bodies of water mainly due to the fact that bodies of water are usually cooler than land du…
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Answer Take it to a shop or mechanically inclined friend.
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Lightning, of course, is simply a huge discharge of static electricity. In its nature, it's no different from the spark from your finger to a doorknob; the difference is only in scale. The current flow is from the sky to the earth (or earth to sky depending on how you view it technically, which is i…
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If lightning hit mud, it probably wouldn't travel that far. If you were not worried about your sight or hearing, it would probably be safe up to 40-50 feet away. I wouldn't recomend staning in mud during a thunderstorm though.
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No. Tsunamis cause destruction where they hit the coastline, but they have nothing to do with thunderstorms, which are related to precipitation and rain cycle.
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They have a variety of effects. The rain from thunderstorms is often an essential source of water for growing crops and raising livestock. thunderstorms can also kill and injure people and destroy property through a number of means including lightning strikes, lighting-sparked fires, flash flooding,…
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Answer 1 Yes, John Dennis (1657 - 1734) devised a thunder and lightning stage effect for one of his plays which was a flop. He went to a performance of Macbeth and heard his effect being used, which led him to say "Damn them! They will not let my play run, but they steal my thunder!" Yes, but not …
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It may depend on the city too. In our city we can move out 17 no matter what the parents say. My friend moved out at 17 and moved in with a 25yr old guy. Her dad contacted the police and they said she is 17 and there isn't anything they could do. 17-Year-Olds Moving Out in IL The legal age o…
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Your car's chassis acts as a Faraday cage. All the electrons are repelling each other, so that all of them travel the outside of the surface of the vehicle, rather then passing through anything inside the vehicle, including your body. Even though the tires are made of rubber, they are deliberately …
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How do you throw different pitches?different realese points of the ball and different grips can make different pitches
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A typical lightning bolt contains 1 billion volts and contains between 10,000 to 200,000 amperes of current. The average flash would light a 100 watt lightbulb for 3 months.
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Answer The classes one must take to get into medical school are the same no matter which kind of physician one wants to be. Generally, the premed requirements consist of a year of biology, a year of inorganic chemistry, a year of organic chemistry, calculus, english, and a year of physics. (Check…
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It's hard to discribe!!! Basically, you just flutter kick while bringing one arm from your hip and into the air until it is by your head, then back to your side underwater while the other arm comes out of the water like the first one. It's very confusing at first, especially if you've never seen som…
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Weather forecasters take a look at surface data, upper air data, surface maps, and upper air maps to make a weather forecast. Satellite observations of weather systems are also used. Separate weather instruments used to forecast weather are barometers (which measure air pressure) thermometers (to …
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Answer 1 There are three common main cloud types that form in the different layers of the atmosphere. There is also a fourth common cloud type that forms vertically. High Layered Clouds that form above 17,000 feet are: Cirrus: Delicate white strands of ice crystals that often form, what is ref…
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the torque sequence is as fallows, looking at the motor from the front of the car i'll call the side toward the front of the car the front and the back towards the windshield the back and will go from left to right, #1 second back in front, #2 second one back in the back, #3 third bolt back in the b…
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Genealogy I know of at least two good ones: genealogy.com and the Brigham Young University genealogy web site. The Mormons are a great source of information on genealogy; they've kept extensive records for a long time. I don't know the exact site here but if you go to (or call) a public library…
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Lightning comes in every color of the rainbow (Red, Yellow, Green, Cyan, Blue, and Violet, to name a few). It's almost always white, but often it's tinged with another color around the edges. The three most common colors(aside from white) are electric blue, electric yellow, and "Voltage Violet." The…
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Answer Check your belts.It's probably condensation on your belts that has formed from either rainy weather, humidity or dew.The noise will cease as the belts dry out.If you pop your hood you'll notice a diagram on the underside of your belt system.The wheel in your belt system closest to the grou…
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Meltdown By exceeding the designed wattage by that much, you risk burning a fuse, burning the wiring harness, or in some cases melting the headlamp assembly and socket (this last one happened to my wife's car).
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An auto-darkening helmet contains an electronic shutter module. This module contains fixed/static IR (Infra-Red) and UV (Ultraviolet) filters that require no electricity to operate along with an electrically operated LC (Liquid Crystal) light valve or shutter. The LC valve/shutter darkens/lightens w…
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Lightning strike Hotter than the Sun? The temperature of the air around a bolt of lightning is about 54,000°F (30,000°C), which is six times hotter than the surface of the sun, yet many times people survive being struck by a bolt of lightning. One man, US park ranger Roy Sullivan, was hit by light…
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Sunspots may be called "storms on the sun" : the magnetic flow within a sunspot causes disruptions to the transfer of energy to the sun's surface from the interior. The result is a region much less bright than the normal surface (but 'dark' only when viewed through special filters - one cannot see s…
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The term pitch, when associated with soccer, means the soccer field. Pitch is another term for the field where the game is played.
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Of Course it DoesLightning strikes the ocean all the time. You can see a picture of it happening in the associated link. But you can also see that it's not nearly as common as over land because the storms don't get driven as hard by hot ground.
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Answer Water Crystals and Ice
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Basically, three waysHe can strike out swinging. He can strike out looking, that is, taking a called third strike. And he can strike out by fouling off a third strike while attempting to bunt.Fourth way: the batter get two strikes - gets hurt - gets replaced by someone else to finish the AB - and th…
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Answer Before you run away from this situation try to get your mother to see a doctor. There are many reasons she could be acting in this way and here are some of them .... Menopause (the change of life can happen from 35 on) Hormone levels will find this out. Diabetes (people who suffer from d…
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Making an Exhaust LouderBefore you do so, you may want to check your local traffic laws. Many cities have noise ordinances related to vehicles and each ticket can cost you $75 or more. Believe me, we write them all day long where I work.Throw a Cherry Bomb on it!!
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This is because the land is heated during the day and in the afternoon the hot heated moist air rises, it rises high enough then condenses. The more rapidly it rises the better storm cloud you would get. For storms to form you need the right conditions. These are; warm day, a lifting engine( low pre…
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Next 500 YearsWe can't predict the future. Would anyone in 1747 predict the atomic bomb? No.This question is impossible to answer, both in according with physics and common sense.  Alternative answerDeterminism will be disproved.i thought the world was coming to and end. So its the reason i ke…
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Most people that have one single Lightning Bolt as a tattoo are fans of the National Football League (American football) San Diego Chargers whose team logo is a single lightning bolt. I agree that the answer about FEAR and strokes is completely inaccurate. While they may be justified answers for s…
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Is this for Home or Auto? I can only speak to Home units. I service units in retail stores. These subs are used everyday for 12 hours. The units are all good makes (avg $600 ea). On average they begin to fail in about two years. So about 700 days @ 12 hours a day. ***now if you are talkin about aut…
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Answer You could use grams or ounces. Answer You could use grams or ounces.
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How does lightning damage people Lightning can strike a tree that someone is near. also you could be in a boat in the water and lightning strike the water.
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How Lightning KillsThere are a couple of ways. The most common is that it disrupts the body's electrical signals and stops the heart and brain. The other is less commonly fatal but causes severe burn damage to the body.  ANSWER:these severe injuries are not usually caused by thermal burns, sin…
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Answer You would multiply the probabilities. The probability the first marksmen hits the target x the probability the second marksmen hits the target x the probability the third marksmen hits the target x the probability the fourth marksmen hits the target. So you take .80 x .80 x .80 x .80 = .40…
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A lightning rod (or lightning protector) is a metal strip or rod, usually of copper or similar conductive material, used as part of lightning safety to protect tall or isolated structures (such as the roof of a building or the mast of a vessel) from lightning damage. Its formal name is lightning fin…
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One theory is, that it will continue to expand forever because the velocity at which it is expanding will over come the gravitational effect of the galaxies on each other. Another Theory is that due to Gravitational pull, the galaxies will start to pull each back towards a central point and start o…
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Cumulonimbus Clouds (thunderclouds) Cumulonimbus is a type of cloud that is tall, dense, and usually dark. These clouds form thunderstorms, and can create severe weather conditions, such as heavy rain, damaging winds, hail, lightning, and tornadoes. A cumulonimbus cloud that progresses to an intens…
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No, it was an arrow. The actual cause of King Harold's death is unknown. However, while being struck in the eye by an arrow seems a very possible cause of his death, he definitely was not struck in the eye with lightning.
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Rusting is a chemical reaction between iron and oxygen. Specifically, it is the oxidation of iron. Almost chemical reactions occur at a faster rate at higher temperatures because particles have more kinetic energy. Based on the principle that particles must collide to react -----> This increase i…
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it can rain really hard and it can kill you Answer sometimes rainstorms can be dangerous because if it rains realy hard it can cause floods and then if it the wind is really hard/ heavy it can knock things down
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Lightning forms from the build up of electrons or negative charges in clouds that are attracted to positive charges in other clouds or on the ground. Lightning is the discharge of energy from the cloud to the ground and back. Once there is enough charge built up between the cloud and the ground a s…
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Yes. Lightning is a source of high voltage, high energy electrical impulse which can start fires, destroy rock, kill people and yes, even melt sand.
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Answer By hiding with gentiles. Answer 2 True, many people, including Germans, hid Jewish Families, sometimes for the length of the War, at great risk to themselves, AND don't forget, Risk to their own Families as well. However, if the question is about survival INSIDE a Camp, then this was in…
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High frequency spark generators are essential mechanical devices that are used in cars to start the ignition. This device is usually powered by batteries.
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Extremely large volcanic eruptions, which eject gases and material high into the atmosphere, can trigger lightning.
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General Effect Alcohol is a DOWNER that reduces activity in the central nervous system.Eyes The eyes may appear somewhat "glossy" and pupils may be slow to respond to stimulus. At high doses pupils may become constricted.Vital Signs At intoxicating doses, alcohol can decrease heart rate, lower blood…
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AAFT THE PIONEER FILM ACADEMY IN INDIA ONE OF THE TEN BEST FILM INSTITUTES IN THE WORLD, NNEHA Student  AAFT THE PIONEER FILM ACADEMY IN INDIA ONE OF THE TEN BEST FILM INSTITUTES IN THE WORLD, NNEHA StudentTHE MOST POPULAR FILM SCHOOL IN THE WORLD AAFT has been an instrument in my sucesses. K…
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The Amino Acids in Proteins are Substrates of the Citric Acid Cycle Proteins are basically long strings of amino acids. Digestion by enzymes yields the individual amino acid units, which can then enter the TCA cycle, producing ATP in the process. For more information on which amino acids go where…
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There is rain, snow, sleet, hail, freezing rain (also known as glaze), graupel ("soft hail")....
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You need cold air and warm air. When they meet, the warm air goes up. It makes thunderstorm clouds! The cold air has ice crystals. The warm air has water droplets. During the storm, the droplets and crystals bump together and move apart in the air. This rubbing makes static electrical charges in the…
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The crashing or booming sound produced by rapidly expanding air along the path of the electrical discharge of lightning.Thunderstorms result from the formation of cumulonimbus clouds, which are also called "thunderheads."Thunder is a sound produced when air expands and contracts quickly. Air is inst…
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Answer: About 10000.
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Benjamin Franklin.
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It can happen, but a fish would have to be really close to the strike zone to be affected.No lightning that strikes the sea does not kill fish, because salt water is an excellent electrical conductor, and the electricity is conducted away in all directions, therefore it is not too intense in any one…
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Answer Just as the flow of water in a river constitutes a current of water, flow of charge, i.e. charges in motion constitue an electric current. - The charged particles whose flow in a definite direction constitutes the electric current are called current carriers.e.g. electrons in conducto…
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In storm clouds, tiny particles in the cloud move around picking up positive or negative energy charges, like when shoes scuff a rug. The positive charged particles stay light, and rise to the top of the cloud. The negative charged particles get heavier, and collect at the bottom of the cloud. As mo…
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Answer:Thunderstorms are caused by humid air condensing out the moisture it holds and releasing the latent heat of condensation.This kind of storm forms when warm air is forced up by a cold front. Large, dark, nimbus clouds (cumulonimbus clouds) form . Such clouds are also called thunderheads. These…
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Answer That is your Check Engine Light, you should take it to the dealer and get it repaired. Dont buy fuel at the same garage again - I have had many experiences with the Check Engine Light over the years. In England they tell you it's lamba sensors had then done twice now - second time under …
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Well the Great Depression itself was mainly influenced by the Stock Market crash in October 29. 1929 also known as Black Tuesday. That coupled with drought(dust bowl in Kansas) and a spiraling economy. It wasn't until 1933 roughly that FDR's "New Deal" took place that the country was snapped out of …
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I have a Geo Storm and my fuse box is under my hood on the left side upper corner.There is also a fuse box by the drivers left foot on the side wall under an easily removable cover (no tools needed). That is the location of the "Cigar lighter" fuse.
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Everyone has their own opinions about anti barking devices. Many people view these as cruel and perhaps inhumane, especially the shocking ones of course. These run a huge risk of making the dog fearful of doing anything, as a dog will not make the connection between barking (which is a very natural …
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Lighting is the atmospheric discharge of electricity. This electricity is the result of static charges that build up after being generated for reasons that are not clearly understood. Note that any simple action resulting in friction, like pulling plastic wrap off a roll or shuffling across a rug on…
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Well how the holocaust started was very simple. After world war 1 many Germans had lost their pride, they wanted a way to gain power after to losing such an important war. Soon a new leader rose from everyone else and planted an idea in everybodys mind. That they could get the power by simply doing …
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Answer Clouds got their names from the people who discovered them.
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Details on the 2008 Presidential Campaign Here are some facts, details and interesting tidbits on the 2008 Presidential Campaign: This is the first time that a woman or an African-American has been a serious contender for the nomination, and it appears that one of them will become the Democrat…
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just as air pressure decreases with altitde, so does the density of air.
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Davidmt1:Lightning is never the same height. This is because some clouds can be lower than others. Also there are two type of lighning. There is cloud to ground lightning and cloud to cloud lightning.
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when lightning strikes it opens up a hole in the air called channel then after lightning strike air collapsed back in creating soundwaves called thunder
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There are several types of lightning: Cloud-to-ground lightning which includes bead lightning, ribbon lightning, Ssaccato lightning and forked lightningGround-to-cloud lightningCloud-to-cloud lightning which includes sheet lightning and heat lightningDry lightningRocket lightningPositive lightningBa…
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Answer The war took place primarily in France from 1914- 1918
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Thunder is caused by lightning. Thunder is the sound caused by rapidly expanding gases a channel of lightning discharge. Lightning has enough energy to heat the air up to 18,000 degrees Fahrenheit. This causes a rapid spreading of the air, creating a sound wave heard as thunder. The sharp click or c…
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When the water on earth gets heated by the sun,the water evaporates.Water can evaporate from,lakes,oceans,and rivers.So when the water evaporates it becomes water droplets in the air.Then when the water droplets hit cool air,they cool and become a cloud.That is how clouds are formed.
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Sound is a mechanical wave. Therfore, it requires a medium.
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Sound is basically the physiological sensation received by the ear. It is cause due to vibrations.
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