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How much force does the water exert on a boat docked on a pier?

  1. Aug 30, 2010 #1
    how much force does the water exert on a boat docked on a pier?
     
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  3. Aug 30, 2010 #2

    DaveC426913

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    Re: how?

    Homework. Please use the template provided.

    Then post your own attempts at a solution.

    Then we can help.
     
  4. Aug 30, 2010 #3
    Re: how?

    but i can't really say anything about the question. i only have thoughts,
     
  5. Aug 30, 2010 #4

    HallsofIvy

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    Re: how?

    Did you not understand what DaveC426913 said? Use the homework template, showing exactly what the problem is and how you have tried to solve it. If you have "thoughts" then tell us what those thoughts are- I certainly hope that thinking counts as part of trying to solve a problem!
     
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