## Problems and ExamplesDeighton, Bell and Company, 1862 - 141 pages |

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**specific gravity**of a man , of water , and of cork , to be 1'12 , 1 , and 24 respectively , what quantity of cork must be attached to a man weighing 150 lbs . , that he may just float in the water ? 2. A rod of given length , and the ... Page 116

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**specific gravity**of which is 63 , floats in water ,**specific gravity**1 ; determine the portion of the cylinder immersed . 4. One - fourth part of a cubical solid of given dimensions , which floats in a fluid of known**specific gravity**... Page 117

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**SPECIFIC GRAVITY**. 1. It is found that on mixing 63 pints of sulphuric acid at 1.82**specific gravity**, with 24 pints of water , one pint is lost by their mutual penetration : find the**specific gravity**of the com- pound . 2. Required the ... Page 118

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**specific gravity**of which is S , and filled with gas of the**specific gravity**s , just floats in air ,**specific gravity**σ . Required the thickness of the bubble . ( Volume Volume of sphere = 4 пр3 3 · . ) 11. A body weighs 4oz . in ... Page 120

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**specific gravity**of the body known , determine the density of the air in the receiver at first . 2. What will be the number of degrees indicated by a centigrade thermometer , when Fahrenheit's stands at 50 ° , 18 ° , and 12 ...### Other editions - View all

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