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## Homework Statement

A crate, whose bottom surface is 50.4 cm by 28.3 cm, exerts a pressure of 2.50x10^3 Pa on the floor. What is the mass of the crate.

## Homework Equations

P=F/A

m=weight/gravity (9.80)

## The Attempt at a Solution

2.50x10^3 F

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1 1.4x10^3 cm^2

F=3.5x10^6

m=weight/9.80

m=3.5x10^6

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9.80

Answer: 3.6x10^5 kg

I feel as though I made a mistake somewhere...