Unformatted text preview: e figure shows a ramp inclined at 30⁰ leading into a swimming pool. Calculate the fluid force on the ramp. 5) The Three Gorges Dam on China’s Yangtze River has height 185 m. Calculate the force on the dam assuming that the dam is a trapezoid of base 2000 m and upper edge 3000 m, inclined at an angle of 55⁰ to the horizontal. 6) T...
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- 1m, Three Gorges Dam, 3000 m, 2000 m, Fluid Force