# Physics.. Force and pressure

A tank 4m long, 3m wide and 2m is filled to the brim with paraffin. (density 800kg /m3) calculate the pressure on the base.

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1. pressure=weight/area
= 24m^3*800kg/m^3*9.8N/kg *1/12m^2
= 2*800*9.8 Pascals

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