Measuring cork

Simon boasted that he had taken away a block of cork measuring 0.5m x 0.5m x 1.2m. Is it possible if we know that 1 m of cubic cork weighs 300 kg and children from 10 to 15 years old can carry a maximum load of 5 kg?


m =  90 kg

m =

Step-by-step explanation:

ρ=300 kg/m3 a=0.5 m b=0.5 m c=1.2 m  V=a b c=0.5 0.5 1.2=103=0.3 m3  m=ρ V=300 0.3=90=90 kg  m>5  kg

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