# science

Define buoyancy.state the factors on which buoyant force depends?

1. factors: volume displaced, density of liquid displaced, and the strength of gravity.

bouyancy: look in dictionary.

posted by bobpursley
2. The upward force exerted by any fluid(liquid,gas) on an object is known as buoyancy.
The factors are:
1)Volume displaced
2)Density of fluid displaced
3)The strength of gravity

posted by nithya

First Name

## Similar Questions

1. ### College Physics- buoyancy problem

To an order of magnitude, how many helium-filled toy balloons would be required to lift you? Because helium is an irreplaceable resource, develop a theoretical answer rather than an experimental answer. Assume that you have a mass
2. ### physics

Determine the buoyant force a balloon as a funtion of depth. At what depth does the buoyancy occur
3. ### Physics

In a setup/situation involving buoyancy, let's say there are two blocks, where one is of styrofoam and the other is aluminum, both placed in a fluid (for example: honey). The aluminum block is placed on the styrofoam block. How
4. ### physics

This is my lab project and i need help in how to start to solve this problem. Determine the buoyant force on a balloon(filled with air) as a function of depth. At what depth does neutral buoyancy occur.
5. ### Science

Define " force ". State the correct units for measuring force.
6. ### physics

A wooden block with a volume of 29.59 cm3 is held under water. What is the buoyant force on the block (see sheet 19)? Indicate with a positive (negative) sign whether the force you calculate depends (does not depend) on the
7. ### 8th science

An object that weighs 3N displaces 280 mL of water which weighs 2.8 N. What is the buoyant force on the object? Please help, idk how to find the buoyant force of an object thanks:D
8. ### Physics

Explain why objects experience a buoyant force when immersed in a fluid. How can you find the value of the buoyant force?
9. ### phy

does the mass of the object have a direct effect on the buoyant force or does the volume? Which of the two has no affect on the buoyant force?
10. ### Physics - Buoyant Force Question

Find the buoyant force on a helium balloon in air (Standard Pressure and Temperature) if the balloon is spherical with diameter 12.0 cm.

More Similar Questions