Unformatted text preview: ρ ice V tot ⋅ g ⋅ ρ sw g ⋅ V d ⋅ = V d V tot ρ ice ρ sw ⋅ = V tot SG ice SG sw ⋅ = The volume of the iceberg above the water is: V show V tot V d − = V tot 1 SG ice SG sw − ⎛ ⎜ ⎝ ⎞ ⎟ ⎠ ⋅ = Therefore we may define a volume fraction: VF V show V tot = 1 SG ice SG sw − = Substituting in data from Tables A.1 and A.2 we get: VF 1 0.917 1.025 − = VF 0.1054 = Only 10% of the iceberg is above wate...
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 Fall '07
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 Statics, Fluid Mechanics, Buoyancy, Force, Iceberg

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