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A 1.00-kg beaker containing 2.29 kg of oil (density = 916 kg/m3) rests on a scale. A 2.33-kg block of iron is suspended from a spring scale and is completely submerged in the oil (see figure below). Find the equilibrium readings of both scales.


top scale
N


bottom scale
N

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asked by anna
  1. need density of iron

    top scale has
    2.33 - Viron*916
    but Viron = 2.33/density of iron

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