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Buoyancy, Aquarium, and Nails
# 2B40.28


Description: To show bouyant force is related to the displaced volume of water, the demonstrator uses assorted masses, a container of water and some aluminum foil. The demonstrator makes a small boat out of the aluminum foul and several masses can be floated on the surface. Finally, the foil can be wadded into a ball arouund the mass and it will sink.

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