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P. 4337. According to the ``Atlas of explorations and inventions'' the the viking ships were 24 m long, 5.2 m wide and they emerged into the water to a depth of 1.8 m. Estimate the carrying capacity of the ships if the depth to which they emerged increased by 10% when they were fully loaded.

(3 points)

Deadline expired on 10 May 2011.

Google Translation (Sorry, the solution is published in Hungarian only.)

Megoldás. Kb. 22 tonna.

Statistics on problem P. 4337.
96 students sent a solution.
3 points:60 students.
2 points:26 students.
1 point:6 students.
0 point:2 students.
Unfair, not evaluated:2 solutions.

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