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I am having problems setting this problem up. It looks like its really easy but I am just not sure how to start it.

I know F = density x gravity x area x depth

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I am having problems setting this problem up. It looks like its really easy but I am just not sure how to start it.

I know F = density x gravity x area x depth

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dF = density x gravity x depth x d(area)

Do this integration over the trapezoid will yield the correct answer.

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