SciencePhysicsQ&A LibraryIn the hydraulic press used in a trash compactor, the radii of the input piston and the output plunger are 6.2 ✕ 10-3 m and 5.1 ✕ 10-2 m, respectively. If the height difference between the input piston and the output plunger can be neglected, what force is applied to the trash when the input force is 380 N.

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In the hydraulic press used in a trash compactor, the radii of the input piston and the output plunger are 6.2 ✕ 10^{-3} m and 5.1 ✕ 10^{-2} m, respectively. If the height difference between the input piston and the output plunger can be neglected, what force is applied to the trash when the input force is 380 N.

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