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In the figure, is pressure at A larger than, smaller than, or equal to the pressure at B?

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## The Attempt at a Solution

My first instinct is that they are equal because they are at equal heights, but then again, isn't the pressure at the surface above A greater than the surface above B because of the force, mg, of the boat exerted over the surface area in addition to the pressure exerted by the atmosphere? Could someone please explain this to me? Thanks.