Subject :NSO Class : Class 8

The surface area of the base of a brick *X* is 100 cm^{2}. The surface area of the base of the brick *Y* is 250 cm^{2}. Each brick weighs 100 N. Which of the following is correct if *P*_{1} and *P*_{2} are the pressures exerted by the bricks *X* and *Y* respectively?

A *P*_{1} = *P*_{2}

B *P*_{1} > *P*_{2}

C *P*_{1} < *P*_{2}

D *P*_{1} = *P*_{2} = 0