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Homework Help: Physics

Posted by Trent Joseph on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 8:14pm.

A plank of wood with a density of ρw = 650 kg/m3 and volume V = 0.65 m3 is floating in the ocean. (Assume the density of salt water is ρs = 1100 kg/m3) What is the volume of the block that is submerged?

A) 0.23 m3
B) 0.38 m3
C) 0.42 m3
D) 0.51 m3
E) 0.56 m3

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