## Archimedes' Principle

Pascal's law defined; Archimedes' principle defined (F_{b} = ρ*g*V); mass density and pressure defined; equation for pressure as a function of depth derived.

8.01T

*Physics I,*Fall 2004

Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. J. David Litster, Prof. David Pritchard, Prof. Bernd Surrow

**Course Material Related to This Topic:**

4-part problem; weight before and after rock is lowered into a beaker of water and density of rock; weight after pinning sphere to bottom.

8.01X

*Physics I: Classical Mechanics with an Experimental Focus,*Fall 2002

Dr. Peter Dourmashkin, Prof. Kate Scholberg

**Course Material Related to This Topic:**

- Complete exam problem 8
- Check solution to exam problem 8

## Properties of Fluids

Forces involved in air pressure and buoyancy.

8.01L

*Physics I: Classical Mechanics,*Fall 2005

Dr. George Stephans

**Course Material Related to This Topic:**

- Complete practice problem 1