ch14-p085 - 85. Equilibrium of forces (on the floating...

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85. Equilibrium of forces (on the floating body) is expressed as body liqui d submerged body total b Fmg g V g V ρρ = ¡ = which leads to submerged body total liquid . V V ρ = We are told (indirectly) that two-thirds of the body is below the surface, so the fraction above is 2/3. Thus, with
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This note was uploaded on 06/03/2011 for the course PHY 2049 taught by Professor Any during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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