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Weigh the denser body and the compound mass, separately, both in water and out of it ; then find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water from its weight in air ; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then...
A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies as Well as Private Tuition ... - Page 244
by Charles Hutton - 1831

## The shipwright's vade-mecum [by D. Steel].

David Steel - 1805 - 392 pages
...whole may sink together. Then weigh them both together and separately, in water and out of it. Next find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water from its weight when out of it. Subtract the lesser of these remainders from the greater; then say, As the last remainder...

## The Accomplished Tutor; Or, Complete System of Liberal Education ..., Volume 2

Thomas Hodson - 1806 - 488 pages
...the compound maf» may fink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body, and the compound mafs, feparately, both in water and out of it ; then find how much each lofes in water, by fubtracting its weight in water from its weight iu air ; and fubtract the lefs of...

## A Course of Mathematics: In Three Volumes : Composed for the Use of the ...

Charles Hutton - 1811 - 494 pages
...•nly 6|- lb, required its specific gravity, that of water being 1000 ? Ans. 3077. 327. CASE \\s-When the body is lighter than water, so that it will not...its weight in air; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then say, by proportion, As the last remainder, Is to the weight of the...

## A Course of Mathematics ...: Composed for the Use of the Royal Military ...

Charles Hutton - 1811 - 442 pages
...CASE II. — When the body is lighter than water, so that it will not sink : annex to it a piece pf another body, heavier than water, so that the mass...its weight in air ; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then say, by proportion, As the last remainder, Is to the weight of the...

## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1813 - 714 pages
...may sink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body and the compound mass separately, both in watex and eut of it ; then find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water ti»m its weight in air; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then, as this...

## A Treatise of Mechanics, Theoretical, Practical, and Descriptive, Volume 1

Olinthus Gregory - 1815 - 604 pages
...together. Weigh the denser body and the compound body separately, both out of the water and in it ; and find how much each loses in water, by subtracting...its weight in air ; and subtract the less of these remainders from the greater. Then use this proportion : As the last remainder Is to the weight of the...

## The complete measurer: or, The whole art of measuring, containing the ...

Thomas Keith - 1817 - 306 pages
...compound mass. Weigh the heavier body and the compound maw separately, both in water and out of it, and find how much each loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water from its weight in air. Then, the difference of these remainders, is to the weight of the lighter body in air; as the specific...

## Pantologia. A new (cabinet) cyclopædia, by J.M. Good, O. Gregory ..., Volume 5

John Mason Good - 1819 - 800 pages
...compound mass may sink in the fluid. Weigh the heavier body and the compound ¡n.nss sep;ir¿iicl\, both in water and out of it; then find how much each...loses in water, by subtracting its weight in water irom its weight in •tir ; and subtract the los oí these remainders troui the greater. Then, as this...