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Buoyancy force on object problem

  1. Jul 5, 2014 #1
    A object B is place on top object B and the object B is fully submerged in the water. So is the bouyance force equal the force apply by object A on object B? Please help.
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  3. Jul 5, 2014 #2

    Doc Al

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    What do you think? Identify all the forces acting on object B.
  4. Jul 5, 2014 #3
    So that means the force acting on B is thr weight of A right?
  5. Jul 5, 2014 #4


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    I assume you mean object A is placed on object B?

    Only object B is fully submerged, right?

    But that is not the only force acting on B
    Last edited: Jul 5, 2014
  6. Jul 5, 2014 #5
    Ya only B is fully submerge
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