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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300

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11th Edition
Raymond A. Serway + 1 other
ISBN: 9781305952300
Textbook Problem

The density of lead is greater than iron, and both metals are denser than water. Is the buoyant force on a solid lead object (a) greater than, (b) equal to, or (c) less than the buoyant force acting on a solid iron object of the same dimensions?

To determine
The buoyant force on a solid lead object.

Explanation
Since both lead and iron are completely submerged into water, they replace equal volumes of water and hence they will experience equal amount of buoyancy force...

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