# SOLUTION: The loudness level of a heavy snore is 69dB. The loudness level of a conversation is 60dB. The loudness level of a whisper is 30db. a)How many times as lound as a conversation i

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 Question 108501: The loudness level of a heavy snore is 69dB. The loudness level of a conversation is 60dB. The loudness level of a whisper is 30db. a)How many times as lound as a conversation is a heavy snore? b)How many times as lound as a whisper is a conversation? I have to use this formula:L=10Log(I/Io) Please include all steps. Thank you.Answer by stanbon(57224)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!The loudness level of a heavy snore is 69dB. The loudness level of a conversation is 60dB. The loudness level of a whisper is 30db. a)How many times as lound as a conversation is a heavy snore? b)How many times as lound as a whisper is a conversation ----------- Snore: 10log(snore) = 69 log(snore) = 6.9 snore = 10^6.9 ------------- Whisper: 10log(whisper)= 30 log(whisper) = 3 whisper = 10^3 --------------------- Conversation: 10log(conversation)=60 log(conversation)= 6 conversation = 10^6 ----------------------- a)How many times as loud as a conversation is a heavy snore? snore/conversation = 10^6.9/10^6 = 10^0.9 or 7.9 times as loud ------------------------- b)How many times as loud as a whisper is a conversation conversation/whisper = 10^6/10^3 = 10^3 or 1000 times as loud --------------------------- Cheers, Stan H.