Problem Statement: EE Board October 1995
A block of wood floats in water with 5 cm projecting above the water surface. When placed in glycerine of specific gravity of 1.35, the block projects 7.5 cm above the liquid. Determine its specific gravity.
- A. 0.514
- B. 0.704
- C. 0.836
- D. 0.658
The specific gravity of a block of wood is 0.658.Solution: