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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by steve on Friday, March 15, 2013 at 4:07pm.

What minimum sized balloon would you have to fill in order to be able to be lifted into the air? Take your mass to be 100 kilograms and the temperature of the outside air to be 20 degrees C. Neglect the mass of the balloon rubber and basket and assume that the balloon is spherical in shape.Determine the minimum diameter of this balloon. Hint: review your notes on buoyant forces.

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