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Gasoline in a tank. To determine pressure etc.

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The gasoline storage tank is filled to 12m and the closed space above is filled with nitrogen gas N2. For the condiction shown (see attachment) determine :

a) Pressure of nitrogen gas
b) Density of gasoline
c) Force on the tank bottom
d) Force on the flat door
e) Minimum force to hold door closed.

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