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Physics applications of integrals

  1. Feb 26, 2013 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    a region that resists a body of water follows the curve y=.3x^2 from 0<=y<=240
    using water density of 1000 kg/m^3 and g of 9.8 m/sec^2


    2. Relevant equations
    0 to 240∫g(rho)(240-y)2(sqrt(y/.3)


    3. The attempt at a solution
    9.8(1000)(2)(240^(3/2)(292.199-.730297(240))
    i think it is 8520997056
     
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  3. Feb 27, 2013 #2

    SteamKing

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    Your problem statement is incomplete and makes no sense.

    What do you mean by "a region that resists a body of water..."?
     
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