Science

An object that floats in water has ___________ in water?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 117
  1. zero net force in water. Some would say zero weight, but I am not certain that is appropriate.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    👨‍🏫
    bobpursley
  2. bouyant force i think.

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. physics

    A 10 cm by 10 cm by 10 cm wood block with a density of 700 kg/m^3 floats in water. a. What is the distance from the top of the block to the water if the water is fresh? b. If it's seawater?

  2. good Samaritan school

    The density of the ice is 918kgm-3 and that of water is 1030kgm-3. An iceberg floats with a portion of 224 litre outside water. Find the volume of the iceberg.

  3. physics, buoyance

    A wood cube 0.20m on each side has a density of 730kg/m3 and floats levelly in water. Part A What is the distance from the top of the wood to the water surface? Part B What mass has to be placed on top of the wood so that its top

  4. Science

    Calculate the mass of displaced water when a piece of 30 cm thick iceberg with surface area 1000cm^2 floats on water Given(density of ice=0.9g/cm^3 &density of water=1gm/cm^3

  1. Physics - Fluids

    A cube of side length 11.0 cm and made of unknown material floats at the surface between water and oil. The oil has a density of 810 kg/m^3. a)If the cube floats so that it is 70% in the water and 30% in the oil, what is the mass

  2. Physics

    A raft is 4.2 m wide and 6.5 m long and it floats on water (density of water = 1000 kg/m3). When a horse is loaded onto the raft, it sinks an additional 0.027 m deeper into the water. What is the weight of the horse (in N)?

  3. Chemistry

    Somebody please help me. A friend of mine is trying to figure this out and I don't know how to help her because I haven't learned this. A student heats a 15.0 gram metallic sphere of unknown composition to a temperature of 98°C.

  4. physics

    an object floats with 1/2 of its volume beneath the surface of the water. the weight of the displaced water=2000 N. what is the weight of the object?

  1. physics

    An object floats on water with 84% of its volume below the surface. The same object when placed in another liquid floats on that liquid with 74% of its volume below the surface. Determine the density of the unknown fluid

  2. maths

    K, Q1.A sphere of radius 5cm is lowered into a rectangular tank 50cm long and 20cm wide containing water to a depth of 10cm.The sphere floats with half of its surface above the level of the surface of the water Calculate (a)the

  3. physics

    When a solid is dropped from the boat (floating in water)into the water ,then the level of water will fall if density of that solid body is greater than density of water i.e when that solid body sinks.WHY?I tried hard ,but i am

  4. physics

    an object displaces 2.3×〖10〗^(-3) m^3 of water when totally immersed into it. What is the buoyant force exerted by water? What is the density of the object if its mass is 26kg?of what material is the object made of?

You can view more similar questions or ask a new question.