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A steel tank of cross-sectional area 3 m2 and height 16 m

Fundamentals of Thermodynamcs | 8th Edition | ISBN: 9781118131992 | Authors: Claus Borgnakke, Richard E. Sonntag ISBN: 9781118131992 58

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Problem 59HP

Problem 59HP

A steel tank of cross-sectional area 3 m2 and height 16 m weighs 10 000 kg and is open at the top, as shown in Fig. P1.59. We want to float it in the ocean so that it is positioned 10 m straight down by pouring concrete into its bottom. How much concrete should we use?

FIGURE P1.59

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Solution 59 HP

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In this question, we need to find the amount of concrete to be used such that it float a steel tank on the ocean by pouring concrete into its bottom

Data given

Area of cross section

Height of tank

Weight of tank

Height into the ocean

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Step 3 of 4

Textbook: Fundamentals of Thermodynamcs
Edition: 8
Author: Claus Borgnakke, Richard E. Sonntag
ISBN: 9781118131992

This full solution covers the following key subjects: concrete, open, area, Cross, down. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 7 chapters, and 1462 solutions. Since the solution to 59HP from 1 chapter was answered, more than 646 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Fundamentals of Thermodynamcs , edition: 8. Fundamentals of Thermodynamcs was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9781118131992. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 59HP from chapter: 1 was answered by , our top Engineering and Tech solution expert on 08/03/17, 05:05AM. The answer to “A steel tank of cross-sectional area 3 m2 and height 16 m weighs 10 000 kg and is open at the top, as shown in Fig. P1.59. We want to float it in the ocean so that it is positioned 10 m straight down by pouring concrete into its bottom. How much concrete should we use?FIGURE P1.59” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 57 words.

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