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Brandon Lam

  • 3 years ago

Physic home work If a metric ton is 1.000x〖10〗^3kg.How many 85 kg people can safely occupy an elevator that can hold a maximum mass of exactly 1 metric ton?

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  1. Shyamuu
    • 3 years ago
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    is it approximately 12 people?

  2. apples
    • 3 years ago
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    \[\lfloor{\frac{1.0 * 10^3}{85}}\rfloor = 11\]

  3. Shyamuu
    • 3 years ago
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    that's what i got is that right?

  4. apples
    • 3 years ago
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    Well, you said 12. Since the exact result is roughly 11.76, and you can't have 76/100ths of a person, it has to be 11.

  5. Shyamuu
    • 3 years ago
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    ok

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