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# What is the intensity of a sound at the pain level of 120

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Problem 8P Problem 8P

What is the intensity of a sound at the pain level of 120 dB? Compare it to that of a whisper at 20 dB.

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Sound level

The intensity of the faintest sound that is audible.

The intensity of the sound.

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