Physics: Principles with Applications (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32162-592-7
ISBN 13: 978-0-32162-592-2

Chapter 10 - Fluids - Questions: 8

Answer

Sand must be added to the barge.

Work Step by Step

After adding sand, the barge needs to displace more water than before, since its weight has increased. It will sink deeper into the water, allowing it to fit under the bridge.
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