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# Archimedes' Law

## The force exerted by a fluid on a floating or submerged object is equal to the weight of the water displaced.

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## Archimedes' Principle and Buoyancy

Discusses Archimedes’ Principle and the concept of buoyancy.

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## Scuba Training

Learn about the principle of buoyancy and its relationship to the pressure gradient in a liquid in a gravitational field

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## Archimedes' Principle: The Gold Crown Mystery

Archimedes' Law Interactive

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## Archimedes' Principle and Buoyancy Quiz

Reviews Archimedes' principle, buoyancy, and the calculation of buoyant force.

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## Archimedes Principle and Buoyancy

This is an activity for students to complete after reading the Archimedes Principle and Buoyancy Concept

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• Real World Application

## The Pressure Under Water

Explore why the pressure under water increases the deeper you go.

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• Real World Application

## USS Iowa

Discover how massive war ships are able to float.

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• Real World Application

## The Weight of Gold

Discover the relationship between density and volume.

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• Real World Application