# A piece of wire 1200 feet long, with a cross-sectional area of 2.25 sq. in., must be stretched with a pull of 1600 pounds when in use. If the modulus of elasticity of this steel is 30,000,000 psi:

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A wire with cross sectional area 1.00 cm2 stretches 0.500% of its length when it is stretched with a tension of 20.0 N. What is the Young's modulus of this wire?

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2. A certain wire of length L, cross-sectional area A is extended by an amount ‘e’ by a force F. Given that the young’s modulus of the material of the wire is E, Show that the; a. Energy stored in the wire is given by the expression (5) b. Energy per unit volume, Ev = x...

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A wire P has resistance R. If the wire is stretched and its length is increased by 10%, what would be the percentage change in its resistance? (Assume the density of the wire remains constant) A) - 10% B) 0 % C) 10% D) 20% My thoughts: Since resistance is R = resistivity x ...

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Calculate the stress, strain and young's modulus of a wire with a cross-sectional area of 3 x 10^-7 m^2 and a length of 0.6 m that is stretched to a distance of 1.2 x 10^-3 by a 120 N force.

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A 4.1089 g piece of aluminum wire with a circular cross section is 42.06 cm long and has density of 2.6989 g/cm3. What is the volume of the wire and the cross sectional area of the wire in cm2?

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A brass wire with Young's modulus of 9.20 1010 Pa is 2.5 m long and has a cross-sectional area of 4.6 mm2. If a weight of 5.2 kN is hung from the wire, by how much does it stretch?

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A 4.0-m-long steel wire has a cross-sectional area of 0.050cm2. Its proportional limit has a value of 0.0016 times its Young's modulus. Its breaking stress has a value of 0.0065 times its Young's modulus. The wire is fastened at its upper end and hangs vertically. A. How great...

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a wire whose cross-sectional area is 4mm^2 is stretched by 0.1 mm by a certain load.if a similar wire double the area of cross-section is under the same load,then then elongation would be ans: 1)0.05mm

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A wire of length L and cross-sectional area A has resistance R. What will be the resistance R_stretched of the wire if it is stretched to twice its original length? Assume that the density and resistivity of the material do not change when the wire is stretched. Express your ...

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(1) 45 micro coulombs of charge is passed through a wire in 35 seconds. How many electrons does this represent? What is the current in the wire? (2) A piece of copper wire has a resistance of 5 Ohms at 20 degrees celsius. If another piece of copper wire at 0 degrees celsius is...

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A wire of cross-sectional area 5.00x10^-6 m^2 has a resistance of 1.75 ohm. what is the resistance of a wire of the same material and length as the first wire, but with a cross-sectional area of 8.75x10^-6 m^2? I really want to understand what to do here, so detailed steps ...

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The filament in an incandescent light bulb is made from tungsten (resistivity 5.6 x 10-8 Ù·m). The light bulb is plugged into a 120-V outlet and draws a current of 2.36 A. If the radius of the tungsten wire is 0.00464 mm, how long must the wire be? restivity of the wire = 5....

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A certain piece of wire has a resistance of 250 ohms. if the wire is cut in three pieces and the cross sectional area of each piece is halved, what is the resistance of each piece?

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A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 . electrons I got 9.3e+22 for B but its wrong

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2. A certain wire of length L, cross-sectional area A is extended by an amount ‘e’by a force F. Given that the young’s modulus of the material of the wire is E, Show that the; a. Energy stored in the wire is given by the expression (5) b. Energy per unit volume, Ev = x (...

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A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 electrons

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A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 electrons

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A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 . electrons

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The drawing shows two crates that are connected by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) wire that passes over a pulley. The unstretched length of the wire is 1.8 m, and its cross-sectional area is 1.4 x 10-5 m2. The pulley is frictionless and massless. When the crates are...

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A 100 m long wire with a cross-sectional area of 4 mm2 has a resistance of 6 ohms. What is the resistivity of the material of the wire in Ùm?

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A 215-kg load is hung on a wire of length of 3.50 m, cross-sectional area 2.000x10^-5 m2, and Young's modulus 8.00x 10^10 N/m2. What is its increase in length?

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The change in length of a steel wire under an applied load can be halved by keeping all other conditions constant but using: A. a different material having a Young's modulus half that of steel B half the cross sectional area of the steel wire C half the length of steel wire D ...

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A copper wire with a length 2.0m, cross sectional area 7.1x10^-6 m^2 and young's modulus 11x10^10 N/m^2 has a 200kg load hung on it. What is its increase the length? (g=9.8 m/s^2) im not sure how to start this problem or what equation to use, can some one help me out with this...

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A piece of gold wire is used to form a circular loop of radius 12.3 cm. The wire has a cross-sectional area of 11.1 mm^2. Points A and B are 90.0° apart. Find the resistance between points A and B.

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The change in length of a steel wire under an applied load can be halved by keeping all other conditions constant but using:which of the following is correct A. a different material having a Young's modulus half that of steel B half the cross sectional area of the steel wire C...

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Select the correct answer.The change in length of a steel wire under an applied load can be halved by keeping all other conditions constant but using: A. A different material having a Young's modulus half that of steel B half the cross sectional area of the steel wire C half ...

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The filament in an incandescent light bulb is made from tungsten (resistivity 5.6 x 10-8 Ù·m). The light bulb is plugged into a 120-V outlet and draws a current of 2.36 A. If the radius of the tungsten wire is 0.00464 mm, how long must the wire be? restivity of the wire = 5....

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A total charge of 16ìC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 4 s. How many electrons pass through the cross-sectional area in 16 s? This has to do with Electric current and so i know that means 16ìC = 16 x 10^-6 = 1.6x10^-5.

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the area of cross section of a wire is 1/100000 m^2 length of the wire is increased by 0.1% a tension of 1000N is produced.the young's modulus of the wire will be? ans: 1.10^11 N/m^2

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(Q1)A wire of cross- sectional area of 0.00006m2 and length 50cm stretches by 0.2mm under a load of 3000n.Calculate the Young's modulus for the wire (a)80000000000Nm-2(b)125000000000Nm-2(c)25000000000Nm-2(d)5000000000Nm-2 (Q2)a square plate of side 10cm is made of a metal of ...

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9. Figure shows an aluminium wire of length 60 cm joined to a steel wire of length 80 cm and stretched between two fixed supports. The tension produced is 40 N. The cross-sectional area of the steei wire is 1.0 mm2 and that of the aluminium wire is 3.0 mm2. The minimum ...

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If a metal wire carries a current of 79 . 0 mA, how long does it take for 7.90 × 10 20 electrons to pass a given cross-sectional area anywhere along the wire? The fundamental charge is 1 . 602 × 10 − 19 C. Answer in units of s

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A piece of wire of resistance, R and uniform cross sectional area, A is cut into four equal parts and bundled together to form a thicker wire. The resistance of the bundled wire is: A 16R B 1/4R C 4R D 1/16R It's either 16 or 1/16 im not sureee. So I need help for the working ...

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If a metal wire carries a current of 130 mA, how long does it take for 3.50×10 20 electrons to pass a given cross-sectional area anywhere along the wire? The magnitude of the charge on an electron is 1.6 × 10 −19 C. Answer in units of s.

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A bird lands on a bare copper wire carrying a current of 27 A. The wire is 8 gauge, which means that its cross-sectional area is 0.13 cm2. (a) Find the difference in potential between the bird's feet, assuming they are separated by a distance of 7.2 cm.

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A bird lands on a bare copper wire carrying a current of 27 A. The wire is 8 gauge, which means that its cross-sectional area is 0.13 cm2. (a) Find the difference in potential between the bird's feet, assuming they are separated by a distance of 7.2 cm.

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A potential difference of 2.0 V is applied across a wire of cross sectional area 2.5 mm2. The current which passes through the wire is 3.2 × 10-3 A. What is the resistance of the wire?

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Use place value to solve Pablo has a piece of wire that is 0.08 meters long Beth has a piece of wire that is 10 times as long as problems wired leaves wire is one-tenth as long as problems how long is Beth wire how long is li's wire

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Consider two copper wires with the same cross-sectional area. Wire A is twice as long as wire B. How do the resistivities and resistances of the two wires compare? CHECK ALL THAT APPLY Wire A and wire B have the same resistance. Wire A has twice the resistivity of wire B. Wire...

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A circular metal column is to support a load of 500 Tonne and it must not compress more than 0.1 mm. The modulus of elasticity is 210 GPa. the column is 2 m long. Calculate the cross sectional area and the diameter. (0.467 m^2 and 0.771 m) Note 1 Tonne is 1000 kg.

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There is a piece of wire 200 cm long. It needs to be cut into 2 pieces, with one piece forming an equilateral triangle and the other piece forming a circle. How long must each piece be to maximize the area of each shape?

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A total charge of 25 mC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 10 s. How many electrons pass through the cross-sectional area in 16 s? Choose one answer. a. 2.5 x 1017 electrons b. 2.5 x 1019 electrons c. 2.5 x 1016 electrons d. 2.5 x 1021 electrons

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determine the energy stored in a 2m long wire of cross sectional area 0.5mm^2 kf the force of 50N is applied to it.

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A rectangular beam, with cross-sectional width b, height h, Young's modulus Erect, has the same flexural rigidity as a circular beam with the same cross-sectional area. What is the Young's modulus, Ecirc, of the circular beam in terms of Erect,b, and h? What aspect ratio of ...

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Use place value to solve please. Pablo has a piece of wire that is 0.08 meters long. Beth has a piece of wire that is ten times as long as Pablo's wire. Li's wire is 1/10 as long as Pablo's. How long is Beth's wire? How long is Li's wire? Beth has .80 and Li has .07 ??? Is ...

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A 92-kg man's thighbone has a relaxed length of 0.56 m, a cross-sectional area of 6.0 10-4 m2, and a Young's modulus of 1.2 1010 N/m2. By how much does the thighbone compress when the man is standing on both feet? 1 µm

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A total charge of 25 mC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 10 s. What is the current in the wire? Choose one answer. a. 2.5 A b. 2.5 mA c. 25 mA d. 2.5 µA

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A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift ...

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A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters.  What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to ...

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A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters.  What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to ...

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A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters.  What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to ...

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A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters.  What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to ...

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters.  What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to ...

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a piece of wire 12 ft. long is cut into two pieces. one piece is made into a circle and the other piece is made into a square. Let the piece of length x be formed into a circle. allow x to equal 0 or 12, so all the wire is used for the square or for the circle. How long should...

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a piece of wire 24 ft. long is cut into two pieces. one piece is made into a circle and the other piece is made into a square. Let the piece of length x be formed into a circle. allow x to equal 0 or 24, so all the wire is used for the square or for the circle. How long should...

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A rectangular piece of gold is 3.1 cm long and 3 cm wide. Resistivity of gold is 2.4*10^-8. How deep is the piece when it displays a resistance of R = 1.65 μω for a current that flows along the depth-direction? I used R=(p*l)/A and solved for l. I got the answer ...

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A 33-foot-long speaker wire is to be cut into three pieces. One piece is to be 11 feet long. Of the remaining pieces, one must be 2 feet less than 3 times the length of the other. Find the length of the shorter piece

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This problem compares some energy properties of two motor vehicles: For efficient car, use drag coefficient of .21 and a cross sectional area of 1.5m^2. For a light truck, use drag coefficient of .75 and a cross sectional area of 2.7m^2. Use 1.25 kg/m^3 for the density of air...

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An aluminum (with Young's modulus 7 x 10^10 Pa) rail is 88.0 m long and has cross-sectional area 0.00050 m^2. The rail is fixed at one end and a 4000 N force is applied at the other end. By how much does the bar stretch?

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A copper wire is 7.00 m long and has a cross-sectional area of 1.00 10-4 m2. This wire forms a one turn loop in the shape of a square and is then connected to a battery that applies a potential difference of 0.200 V. If the loop is placed in a uniform magnetic field of ...

A copper wire or length 2.0M, with cross-sectional area 7.1x10^-6 m^2 and youngs modulus of 11x10^10 N/m^2 has a 200 kg load hung on it. what is its increase in length? F/A=Y* change in L/Length = (200*9.8)/7.1x10^-6=11x10^10* delta L/2m? am i even setting this equation up right?

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A net charge of 73 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 9 s. What is the current in the wire? The fundamental charge is 1.602 × 10−19 C.

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Hi MY question is if a cylinder has a volume of 72cm cubed and a cross-sectional area of 18cm squared. Work out the height of the cylinder Can someone show me how we do it by the steps The volume of a cylinder is given by volume = (cross-sectional area) x height so height = ...

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A net charge of 73 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 9 s . What is the current in the wire? The fun- damental charge is 1.602 × 10−19 C.

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A steel cable of length 10 m and cross-sectional area 1200 mm2 is loaded with an object of weight 30 kN. Given that the cable is not loaded beyond its proportional limit and Young's modulus of steel is 210 GPa, draw a stress-strain curve for the loaded cable and shade in the ...

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A steel cable of length 10 m and cross-sectional area 1200 mm2 is loaded with an object of weight 30 kN. Given that the cable is not loaded beyond its proportional limit and Young's modulus of steel is 210 GPa, draw a stress-strain curve for the loaded cable and shade in the ...

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1. A rectangular coil 0.065 m by 0.080 m is positioned so that its cross-sectional area is perpendicular to the direction of a magnetic field. The coil has 66 turns and a total resistance of 7.6 Ω and the field decreases at a rate of 2.5 T/s. What is the magnitude of the ...

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How much charge passes through a cross-sectional area of a copper wire in 0.8 s if I = 3.5 A? 1 C

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A graphite rod is 1.0 m long, with a 1.0 cm by 0.5 cm rectangular cross sectional area. What is the electrical resistance between its long ends? What must be the diameter of a circular 2.0 m long copper rod if its resistance is to be the same?

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A piece of wire 10 feet long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of the square. How should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

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A wire is stretched from the ground to the top of an antenna tower. The wire is 20 feet long. The height of the tower is 4 feet greater than the distance from the tower's base to the end of the wire. Find the height of the tower. 20 ft.= w x.4 = height of tower something like ...

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a wire 4m long carrying current of 5A place at right angle to B of 6web/m2 the force experience by the wire in SI unit is A LONG SPRING IS STRETCHED BY 2Cm and P.E stored in it is U if the string is stretched by 10 cm then the P.E stored would be

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A support wire runs from the top of a tower to the ground. If the tower is 1200 feet tall and the wire is attached to the ground 500 feet away from the tower, how long is the support wire?

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The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco has a main span of length 1.28 km, one of the longest in the world. Imagine that a steel wire with this length and a cross-sectional area of 4.00 x 10-6 m^2 is laid on the bridge deck with its ends attached to the towers of the bridge, ...

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A copper wire with cross sectional area 0.00030cm^2 is to be used in lifting a 100g object.How fast can the object be accelerated if the wire is to stretch not more than 0.10%? What i know is that first find the elongation & then that will help to find acceleration..

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A rancher is putting up a rectangular electic fence to contain some horses. The rancher has 1200 feet of electric wire. The fence needs to be at least 120 feet in one direction in order to contain the barn. Which system of linear equalities describes the conditions in this ...

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At a state fair truck pull, two pickup trucks are attached to the back end of a monster truck as illustrated in the figure. One of the pickups pulls with a force of 1600 pounds and the other pulls with a force of 3200 pounds with an angle of 45° between them. With how much ...

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Two wires have the same length and the same resistance but are made up of different materials. The resistivities of these materials are 3.97 Ù and 1.97 Ù. Obtain the ratio of the smaller cross-sectional area to the greater cross-sectional area.