(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); 1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

A 2.0 kg iron block is suspended from a spring scale and is submerged in a fluid of unknown density. The spring scale reads 2.55 N. What is the density of the fluid?

2. Relevant equations

Buoyant force = mass*gravity

Buoyant force = (Density of fluid)*(volume of iron block)*(gravity)

3. The attempt at a solution

2*9.81=(density)*(volume)*9.81

I can't figure out how to get the volume to solve for the density.

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# Homework Help: Fluid Density

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