What Is Buoyant Force?


When used in terms of physics, buoyancy is the upward acting force, caused by fluid pressure, that causes things to keep afloat rather than sink.
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when you stick a float in the water.
If the object’s density is less than the density of the fluid, the object will float. As the object is placed into the column of fluid, it will move downward, until the buoyant
Any object, wholly or partly immersed in a fluid, is buoyed up by a force equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by the object.
Buoyancy, or buoyant force, is based on Archimedes' Principle. Use this
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Buoyant force is an upward force in liquid that keeps things afloat. The higher the density an object has the less buoyancy it has making it more prone to sink in fluid.
Buoyant force comes from a fluid. It is an upward force that puts pressure on an object that is submerged in a fluid. It also causes more pressure to exist at the bottom of the fluid than at the top.
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