## Elementary Hydrostatics: With Numerous ExamplesMacmillan and Company, 1866 - 155 pages |

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**fluid**in question , and hence the truth of the proposition . This proposition admits of the following statement : If ...**displaced**by the body , its direction is vertical , and passes through the center of gravity of the**fluid**so ... Page 20

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**fluid**under consider- ation to be solidified into the form of and placed in its stead , the pressures on the sur- face of this solidified ...**displaced**and to act vertically upwards through the center of gravity 20 INELASTIC**FLUIDS**. Page 21

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**fluid displaced**. From these two assertions , then , we obtain that : the weight of the**fluid displaced**equals the weight of the floating body , and that the centers of gravity of the two lie in the same vertical line . 21. If a ... Page 22

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**fluid displaced**, W the weight of the body , R the resultant of the fluid pressures on its surface and therefore equal W , M the point where the direction of R meets the ... Page 23

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**fluid displaced**by Q , VS , and acts vertically upwards through the center of gravity of the**fluid displaced**, which is also that of the body , if we sup- pose the body and fluid each to be of uniform density ; therefore on the whole ...### Other editions - View all

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