Question
The small piston of a hydraulic lift (Fig. Pl14.8) has a
cross-sectional area of 3.00 cm², and its large piston
has a cross-sectional area of 200 cm². What downward
force of magnitude F, must be applied to the small
piston for the lift to raise a load whose weight is F, =
15.0 kN?
F = 15.0 kN
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The small piston of a hydraulic lift (Fig. Pl14.8) has a cross-sectional area of 3.00 cm², and its large piston has a cross-sectional area of 200 cm². What downward force of magnitude F, must be applied to the small piston for the lift to raise a load whose weight is F, = 15.0 kN? F = 15.0 kN

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