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If a water tank is placed on the roof of a building the which floor will recieve the greatest pressure? OPTIONS:- A.1st floor B.2nd floor C.ground floor

if a water tank is placed on the roof of a building the which floor will recieve the greatest pressure? OPTIONS:- A.1st floor B.2nd floor C.ground floor
Question asked by: saurav

Asked on: 27 Jan 2011

I would say the ground floor would have the strongest pressure, because there is the largest length downwards for the gravitational force to apply to the water, whereas on the top floor there is not so much distance.
By: knowitall
Replied at: 30 Jan 2011
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