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Bouyant force formulas

  1. Aug 1, 2011 #1
    bouyant force formulas !!

    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    mass per passengers = 65 kg ; density of seawater = 1 025 kg/m3 g= 9.8N/kg
    number of passengers=4000

    2. Relevant equations
    calculate the bouyant force on the total cargo and passengers


    3. The attempt at a solution
     
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  3. Aug 1, 2011 #2

    gneill

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    Re: bouyant force formulas !!

    Yumiiko, welcome to Physics Forums.

    Your question seems to be incomplete; there is not enough information given. What are the the passengers and cargo floating on? How heavy is the cargo? Also, you must demonstrate some work towards a solution so that we can help you with it.
     
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  4. Aug 1, 2011 #3

    Redbelly98

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    Re: bouyant force formulas !!

    Agreed. We must see an attempt at solving the problem before any help can be given.
     
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