Why Do People Float?


People tend to float in water because their bodies are basically made up of water. If you take for example density and measure it against gravity, a person will float. Not everyone floats because there are bodies that are denser than others. Also, some water bodies with higher salt contents allow people to float more easily.
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People float in water because our bodies are primarily made up of water. When you measure density against gravity, a person will float. Not all people float because their bodies are more dense than others. Also, some bodies of water with higher salt contents allow people to float more easily.
People float due to the fat that they have. Fat is less dense that muscle and bone. The more fat someone has, the easier it is for hat person to float.
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