In this lesson, we will learn how to calculate the density of an object that is submerged in a fluid of a given density.
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What mass of water is displaced?
What is the volume of the bone?
What is the average density of the bone?
Logs sometimes float vertically in a lake because one end has become water-logged and denser than the other. What is the average density of a uniform-diameter log that floats with of its length above water? Use a value of 1,000 kg/m3 for the density of water.
What mass of fluid does the iron displace?
What is the volume of the iron?
Calculate the fluid’s density.