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What is the relationship of thunder and lightning?

Lightning is the cause of thunder.


Does thunder cause lightning or does lightning cause thunder. Explain?

Lightning causes thunder. Lightning is a massive electrical discharge that you see as a bolt or flash of light. Thunder is the sound caused when the lightning superheats the air, creating a shockwave.


Does thunder cause lightning or does lightning cause thunder explain?

Lightning causes thunder. Lightning is a massive electrical discharge that you see as a bolt or flash of light. Thunder is the sound caused when the lightning superheats the air, creating a shockwave.


Does lightning cause thunder or does thunder cause lightning?

Lightning causes thunder. Thunder is the sound of the shock wave created when superheated air molecules violently expand from along the ionized path of the bolt.


Can lightning cause thunder?

yes


Is thunder deadly?

No. Thunder is simply sound. Lightning, the cause of thunder, can be deadly.


Is thunder a cause or an effect on lightning?

effect, lightning comes first, then thunder second. light comes before sound.


Is thunder destructive?

No. Thunder itself does not cause damage. Lightning, however, can start fires.


Can thunder and lightning cause a tornado?

No. A tornado is caused by the complex interactions of air currents inside a thunderstorm. Thunder and lightning to not play a role in this.


How close do you have to be to get blind from thunder?

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Can thunder and lightning cause a hurricane?

I'm not an expert and I don't claim to be but I highly doubt it. Thunder is the sound of lightning and lightning is a flash of light. I'm not sure why lightning occurs or what forms it but I don't think it can cause a hurricane because of how hurricanes are formed.


How does lightning cause thunder?

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