why does ice float on water?

Asked by  | 22nd Jun, 2008, 04:08: PM

Expert Answer:

density of ice is 0.9 times density of water.As the density of ice is less,it floats on water.(By archimedes principle  ,it dispaces weight of ice equal to its own weight and still some part is left above the water.)

Answered by  | 2nd Jul, 2008, 07:43: PM

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