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College Physics

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Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
Publisher: OpenStax College
ISBN: 9781938168000
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College Physics

1st Edition
Paul Peter Urone + 1 other
Publisher: OpenStax College
ISBN: 9781938168000

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Chapter 11, Problem 38PE
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Find the density of a fluid in which a hydrometer having a density of 0.750 g/mL floats with 92.0% of its volume submerged.

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