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Name: Archimedes’ Principle
ID: m42196
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Define buoyant force.
  • State Archimedes’ principle.
  • Understand why objects float or sink.
  • Understand the relationship between density and Archimedes’ principle.
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: Archimedes’ principle, Buoyant force, Specific gravity
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), OSC Physics Maintainer (info@openstaxcollege.org)

Latest version: 1.8 (history)
First publication date: Dec 22, 2011 3:13 pm -0600
Last revision to module: Jul 16, 2012 4:24 pm -0500

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Version: 1.8 Jul 16, 2012 4:24 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.7 Jun 20, 2012 2:56 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.6 Jun 20, 2012 1:39 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.5 Jun 20, 2012 9:53 am -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.4 Jun 13, 2012 1:54 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.3 Jun 6, 2012 4:50 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.2 May 13, 2012 4:19 pm -0500 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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Version: 1.1 Dec 29, 2011 11:17 am -0600 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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