Posted by **Rachel** on Sunday, February 24, 2008 at 5:53pm.

A merchant in Kathmandu sells you a solid gold 1-kg statue for a very reasonable price. When you get home, you wonder whether you got taken, so you lower the statue into a container of water and measure the volume of displaced water. Show that for 1 kg of pur gold, the volume of water displaced is 51.8cm3 (Hint: Archimedes' Principal)

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Physics (check) - A merchant in Katmandu sells you a solid gold 1-kg statue for ...
- physics - A 20.0kg solid gold statue is raised from the sea bottom. What is the ...
- physics - . A small statue in the shape of a falcon has a weight of 24.1 N. The ...
- math - you are standing 15 feet from a statue the angle of the elevation from ...
- Physic - The density of gold is 19.3 g/ml. If the statue is solid gold, how much...
- intro to physical science - the specific heat of granite is 0.80 KJ/kg . c. I f ...
- math - To find the weight of the gold in a 22 karat gold object, multiply the ...
- Geometry - A 5 foot tall woman stands 15ft from a statue. She must look up at an...
- geometry - A 5-foot tall girl stands 15 feet from a statue. She must look at an ...
- Geometry - A 5 foot tall woman stands 15 ft from a statue. She must look up at ...

More Related Questions