Suppose one of the navy ships bobs up to float 11cm higher in the water when 50 fighters take off from it in 25 minutes, at a location where g=9.78m/s^2. Bristling with bombs and missiles, the planes have average mass 29000kg. Find the horizontal area enclosed by the waterline of the 4 billion dollar ship. By comparison, its flight deck has area 18000m^2. Below the decks are passageways hundreds of meters long, so narrow that two large men cannot pass each other.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:39 pm ad1c9bdddf
Mass of 50 fighter planes= 50 X 29 000 Kg= 1 450 000 Kg
Weight of 50 fighter planes= 1 450 000 X ...
The solution calculates horizontal area enclosed by the waterline of a ship.