Through Which Substance Does Sound Travel Fastest?

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Sound travels faster through solids, somewhat less fast through liquids, and slower through gases. This is because the particles in a solid are touching each other and rather set together. As the particles are linked together, a sound wave moving one automatically transfers the movement to the one touching it.
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