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A rectangular door is submerged at a depth of 3 meters in water. How much force is exerted by pressure against the door?

A rectangular door with dimensions 5 m by 9.1 m is submerged at a depth of 3 meters in water. How much force is exerted by pressure against the door?

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For a horizontal plane submerged in a liquid (or a plane experiencing uniform pressure over its surface), the pressure, p, will be equal at all points of the surface. ...

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