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A woman wearing high-heeled shoes stands on a wooden floor. Her total weight is 480N and acts equally on each foot.


Sometimes all this weight acts on the soles of her shoes. What is the pressure under her soles?
area under sole 40cm squared
are under heel 2cm squared

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