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Homework Statement
Find the hydrostatic force against one side of the plate by Reimann sum. Then express the force as an integral and evaluate it.
Homework Equations
F=pg*Ad
pg do not need to be solved. they can be left like that.
F=force
p= density
g=gravity
a= area
d= distance
The Attempt at a Solution
so far i have the equation
in the attachment. However, I do not know where to put the 1 ft that lies above the triangle.
i have the area as (4/3)(3y)
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