why is it easier to walk on soft sand with a flat shoe than with a pencil heeled shoe?
Asked by | 8th Nov, 2008, 09:44: PM
A flat shoe increases the area of contact with the ground . Hence , the pressure ( force / area) on the ground is much less in case of a flat shoe as compared to a pencil heeled shoe and walking is easier.
Answered by | 9th Nov, 2008, 01:57: PM
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