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July 23, 2014

Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Amber on Monday, November 15, 2010 at 4:22pm.

A flat slab of styrofoam, with a density of 32 kg/m^3, floats on a lake. What is the minimum volume the slab must have so that a 42 kg boy can sit on the slab without it sinking?

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