# A person weighs 60 kg.The area under one foot of the person is 180cm2.find the pressure excerted on the ground by the person.

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by harkaran

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weight will be 600N(taking g=10m/s²)

the area of cross section=180cm²=0.018m²×2=0.036cm²

pressure(P) is given by:

P=F/A

P=600/0.036=16666.67 Pa