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Homework Help: Water pressure

  1. Jun 29, 2005 #1
    Find water pressure of 3218 meters underwater vehicle with a volume of 25 cubic meters. Am I on the right track with ans: 25*210e-6*3218
     
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  3. Jun 30, 2005 #2

    Andrew Mason

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    What affects water pressure? Why would the volume of the vehicle be a factor in determining the water pressure at that depth?

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  4. Jul 2, 2005 #3

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    From the perspective of a scuba diver, water pressure with depth is a very important concept. Here is a http://newport.pmel.noaa.gov/nemo_cruise98/education/pressure.html [Broken] that may lend some insight for your question
     
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