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If a 1-megaton nuclear weapon is exploded at ground level, the peak overpressure (that is, the pressure increase

above normal at- mospheric pressure) will be 0.2 atm at a distance of 6 km. Atmospheric pressure is 1.013 × 105 Pa.

What force due to such an explosion will be exerted on the side of a house with dimensions 5.58 m × 13.7 m?

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