Problem 14.5: How much weight will a boat hold?

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How much more mass can this "boat" sitting in water hold and still float? The dimension of the "boat" into the screen is 8 cm (position is given in centimeters and time is given in seconds). Restart.

Problem authored by Anne J. Cox.

Physlets were developed at Davidson College and converted from Java to JavaScript using the SwingJS system developed at St. Olaf College.

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