When someone compares the density of water to the density of the air and steel of the boat, the boat is much lighter, allowing it to float. Before water displaces the boat, only a very small part of the boat has to submerge into the water.
The fact that the boat floats is due to Archimedes' principle. With this principle, when an object pushes water away, the water puts force back onto it equal to the weight of the object. This allows the object to float. This is also what happens when someone sits in the bathtub and, as they sit, the water gets pushed away.Learn More
RV manufacturers state that RVs typically get between 6 and 12 miles per gallon. The type of RV, type of fuel and weight of the loaded RV all influence the mileage.Full Answer >
Popular brands of four wheelers include Arctic Car, Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Polaris. Honda and Polaris produce the most popular models of four wheelers as of 2014.Full Answer >
There are a variety of problems that crop up when spark plugs need to be replaced. Some of the symptoms include difficulty starting, lack of acceleration, rough idle and increased fuel consumption. In general, spark plugs that need to be replaced cause a variety of poor performance symptoms in a car. Many of these symptoms have other causes, but together they can indicate bad spark plugs.Full Answer >
Find a Polaris dealer using the Find Dealer search engine on the Polaris website. Use the search engine to locate a dealer using your postal code or street address. It also provides an option for searching by all or individual products or for finding a Polaris dealer outside the United States.Full Answer >