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**Anaru****Guest**

Can anybody help me in solving out this word problem of Physics (Force and Pressure) Grade:8?

The question is a girl of weight 441 N stands on the stilettos. The area of each of which is 2 square cm. An elephant of which is 2500 N on the ground on four feet each of whose are is 250 square cm. Who applies a bigger force and by how much?

**bob bundy****Administrator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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hi Anaru

Welcome to the forum.

Force is measured in Newtons. Pressure is force/area.

Bob

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