Archimedes Law: displacement and buoyant force and why some objects float.
Discusses Archimedes’ Principle and the concept of buoyancy.
Learn about the principle of buoyancy and its relationship to the pressure gradient in a liquid in a gravitational field
A proof of the equation for bouyant force followed along with two interesting conceptual questions. Video courtesy of Doc Schuster.
Reviews Archimedes' principle, buoyancy, and the calculation of buoyant force.
This is an activity for students to complete after reading the Archimedes Principle and Buoyancy Concept
Explore why the pressure under water increases the deeper you go.
A guide to pressure in fluids, Pascal's law, and Archimedes' law.