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What is the cause of upthrust experienced by a body placed in a

  1. Feb 19, 2012 #1
    what is the cause of upthrust experienced by a body placed in a liquid.
     
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  3. Feb 19, 2012 #2

    Drakkith

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    Re: upthrust

    I'm assuming you are referring to buoyancy. Everything you need should be found here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bouyancy
     
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