A wooden statue of Elsie the cow is held under water in a swimming pool with a force 6100 N. If Elsie's mass is 302.4 kg, what is the density of the statue?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

This was off my last test, I know the set up from the problem was something like:

density(water)*g*V=density(statue)*g*V+external force

and V=m(statue)/density(statue)

but I must be messing up the density of the water, and I do not know how to find the volume of the statue. I got 105 which was a choice on the test, but it was incorrect and the answer is 327. I must be plugging in the wrong numbers unless the test was wrong. Please let me if you see where the 327 came from. Thanks. Maybe this is even the wrong equation I am using, but I thought this was correct.

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# Homework Help: Easy Density Problem

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