gen physics

posted by .

An iron (ĉ = 7860 kg/m3) cube measuring 15.4 cm on a side is suspended from a wire. Find the tension in the wire when the block is completely submerged in water
(ĉ = 1000 kg/m3).

  • gen physics -

    apparent ρ=7860-1000=6860 kg/m²

    Tension in wire
    =apparent weight
    =apparent mass*g
    =(0.154³)*6860*9.81 N
    =246 N (approx.)

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. PHYSICS helppppp

    a horizontal wire is stretched between two vertical poles. when a 12.0-N weight is suspended at its center, the wire sags until the angle between its halves is 110 degrees. what are the forces exerted by each half of the wire in supporting …
  2. physics help 4

    An astronaut on a small planet wishes to measure the local value of g by timing pulses traveling down a wire which has a large mass suspended from it. Assume that the wire has a mass of 4.10 g and a length of 1.60 m and that a 3.00 …
  3. PHYSICS NEED HELP FAST

    a 1.0kg beaker containgin 2.00kg of oil with a density of 916kg/m3 rests on a scale. a 2.0kg block of iron is suspended from a spring scale and completly submerged in the oil, find the euilibrium readings of both scales.density of …
  4. PHYSICS NEED HELP FAST

    a 1.0kg beaker containgin 2.00kg of oil with a density of 916kg/m3 rests on a scale. a 2.0kg block of iron is suspended from a spring scale and completly submerged in the oil, find the euilibrium readings of both scales.density of …
  5. PHYSICS NEED HELP FAST

    a 1.0kg beaker containgin 2.00kg of oil with a density of 916kg/m3 rests on a scale. a 2.0kg block of iron is suspended from a spring scale and completly submerged in the oil, find the euilibrium readings of both scales.density of …
  6. physics

    A large rock that weighs 164.0 N is suspended from the lower end of a thin wire that is 3.00 m long. The density of the rock is 3200 kg/m^3. The mass of the wire is small enough that its effect on the tension in the wire can be neglected. …
  7. physics

    1. Two identical 15.0 kg balls, each 25.0 cm in diameter, are suspended by two 35.0 cm wires as shown in the figure. The entire apparatus is supported by a single 18.0 cm wire, and the surfaces of the balls are perfectly smooth. Find …
  8. physics

    2.A solid iron cylinder with a diameter of 150mm a height of 1m and a density of 7860 kg/m^3 is suspended in fresh water (density of fresh water is 1000 kg/m^3) calculate the tension in the supporting cable when two thirds of the volume …
  9. Physics

    A 4.0-kg cylinder of solid iron is supported by a string while submerged in water. What is the tension in the string?
  10. Physics

    A large rock that weighs 164.0 N is suspended from the lower end of a thin wire that is 3.00 m long. The density of the rock is 3200 kg/m3. The mass of the wire is small enough that its effect on the tension in the wire can be neglected. …

More Similar Questions