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Homework Help: Fluid Mechanics and SHM question Question

  1. Nov 17, 2012 #1
    Can please anyone solve the following question in details...

    A cylindrical object of outer diameter 10 cm height 20 cm and density 8000 kg/m3 is supported by a vertical spring and is half dipped in water. Spring constant is 500N/m.
    (a) Find the elongation in the spring in equilibrium condition
    (b)If the object is slightly depressed and released, find the time period of resulting oscillations of object.

    Source: HC Verma Concepts of Physics part 1

    Thanks for looking!
     
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  3. Nov 17, 2012 #2
    Hi Swaraj M! Welcome to pf! :smile:

    As per the rules, you need to show us your attempt at the problem before asking for help.
     
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