problem14_53

University Physics with Modern Physics with Mastering Physics (11th Edition)

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14.53: For the barge to be completely submerged, the mass of water displaced would need to be kg. 10 1.056 ) m 12 40 )(22 m kg 10 (1.00 7 3 3 3 water × = × × × = V ρ The mass of the barge itself is kg, 10 39 . 7 ) m 10 0 . 4 ) 40 22 12 ) 40 22 ( 2 (( ) m kg 10 8 . 7 ( 5 3 2 3 3 × = × × × + × + × - so the barge can hold kg 10 82 . 9 6 × of coal. This mass of coal occupies a solid volume of
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Unformatted text preview: , m 10 55 . 6 3 3 × which is less than the volume of the interior of the barge ), m 10 06 . 1 ( 3 4 × but the coal must not be too loosely packed....
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