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  • one year ago

If the Earth were the size of a 1.2 meter diameter globe, what would be the average thickness of the ocean on that globe?

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Average ocean depth of earth is 3729 meters. Earths meters in diameter is 12,742,000 meters. To make it proportional we would use this \[\frac{ 3729 meters }{ 12,742,000 meters }=\frac{ ? }{ 1.2meters }\]

  2. anonymous
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    You think that makes sense?

  3. anonymous
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    Ocean depth is ocean thickness.

  4. anonymous
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    yes, the proportion makes sense

  5. anonymous
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    With this kind of information, I am pretty sure this is the only way.

  6. anonymous
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    so woulnd't the average depth be 0.00035m?

  7. anonymous
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    Yea, it looks correct.

  8. anonymous
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    Thickness of ocean should be a lot smaller than diameter of earth.

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    yeah, especially at that small scale

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    Ikr, earth would the size of my earth like that lol.

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    would be*

  12. anonymous
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    hahaha true!

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