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Homework Help: Pressure Exertion Question

  1. Aug 8, 2010 #1
    A block of Niobium, with density 8570 Kg/m^3 has sides of length 3cm, 4cm and 5cm. What is the max pressure that can be exerted by this block when it is stood upright on one of it's faces?
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  3. Aug 8, 2010 #2


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    Please follow the rules of this forum and use the template when you seek help with homework. Show us the relevant equations and tell us what you tried and what you think about the problem. We just don't give answers away.
  4. Aug 8, 2010 #3
    Ah it's cool, I think I figured it out, I just didn't think about one thing.
    And I didn't realise about the template, I will ensure I follow it next time!
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