Posted by **Krishna** on Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 2:16am.

Assume that a deposit of oil is located 2000 m directly below. Estimate the size of the deposit, assumed spherical.

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**liberation**, Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 5:14am
I feel it is difficult to answer this question because we need more information.

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**drwls**, Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 7:23am
I posted an answer to a different but similar version of this question two days ago.

http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1270523096

You do need more information. Are there measurements of the variation in the acceleration of gravity above the deposit?

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