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Homework Help: Pressure inside a tank of heavy water

  1. Jan 20, 2009 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    If the pressure inside a tank of heavy water is raised by 1 atmosphere, what happens to the tank?

    2. Relevant equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
    Not sure where to start.
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 20, 2009 #2
    Is there more information to the problem?
  4. Jan 20, 2009 #3
    No, but here is all of the text:
    The Evil Physics Monkey takes a giant inflatable dinosaur down to the bottom of
    the tank, ties him there, and inflates it, raising the pressure by 1 atmosphere. What happens
    to the vat of heavy water (quantitatively)?
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