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calculate the pressure caused by an elephan whose mass is 80000 n. the area of each foot is 0.25m

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Guest Nov 20, 2014

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I guess you mean that the weight is 80000N.

 

Pressure is force/unit area, so pressure on the ground = 80000/(4*0.25) N/m2 or 80000 N/m2

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Alan  Nov 21, 2014
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I guess you mean that the weight is 80000N.

 

Pressure is force/unit area, so pressure on the ground = 80000/(4*0.25) N/m2 or 80000 N/m2

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Alan  Nov 21, 2014

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