Answer the following questions:
(f) An average balloon has a diameter of 60 feet and a volume of 1.1 × 105 ft3 . What is the lifting power of such a balloon? If the weight of the balloon and its rigging is 500 pounds, what is its capacity for carrying passengers and cargo?
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