On Sep 2, 2:42 pm, RichD <r_delaney2...@yahoo.com> wrote: > On Sep 2, Joe Snod <joe.s...@yahoo.com> wrote: > > > How many railroad cars of gravel would it take to fill the lower 9th > > ward to sea level? > > During job interviews, Microsoft used to present brain > twisters to candidates (maybe still do), looking for > ingenuity, resourcefulness, etc. > > One item: "How would you move Mt. Fuji?" > > You are an interviewee. How do you answer? > > -- > Rich
Sorry I don't know the area of the 9th ward nor it's hieght above or below sea level.
But if I wanted to rasie the height by say 10 feet I'd guess about 200 rail cars per acre. (Assuming a rail car is about 10'x10'x20')