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**[SOLVED] Floating Weight**

**When a truck drives onto a river ferry the ferry sinks 0.0367M. The length and width of the ferry are 15.24M and 6.10M respectively. Determine the weight of the truck.**

**Just not quite sure I'm setting it up correctly, or getting the right answer.**

**I originally thought of using the pressure equation (p=**

*p*gh) to find the pressure at the new "depth" and using that in the force equation (F=P/A) to find the Force. That doesn't really make sense though, right?