Tue March 03, 2015 By: Jerlin George

How can we determine the density of a solid object by using Archimedes' Principle?

Expert Reply
Yashvanti Jain
Tue March 03, 2015
According to the Archimede's principle, a body dropped in a liquid displaces an amount of that liquid equal to the volume of the body.
Knowing the weight of the body , we can calculate its mass too. 
We know that Density = mass/volume
Knowing mass and volume we can calculate its density.
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