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" ... equal to the weight of the water displaced, and the line joining the centres of gravity of the solid and water displaced must be vertical. "
The Elements of Hydrostatics and Hydrodynamics - Page 11
by William Hallowes Miller - 1831 - 95 pages
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A manual for mechanics' institutions

Society for the diffusion of useful knowledge - 1839 - 380 pages
...these forces by increasing or diminishing their bulk. 79. When a solid body floats at rest in a fluid, its weight is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced and the centres of gravity of the body and of the fluid displaced are in the same vertical line. The first...
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Principles of Mechanics

Thomas Minchin Goodeve - 1874 - 340 pages
...be equal and opposite, and therefore the weight of the ship must be equal to the weight of the water displaced, and the line joining the centres of gravity of the solid and water displaced must be vertical. This law holds good in the case of any solid, whether wholly or partly...
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Principles of Mechanics

Thomas Minchin Goodeve - 1874 - 336 pages
...be equal and opposite, and therefore the weight of the ship must be equal to the weight of the water displaced, and the line joining the centres of gravity of the solid and water displaced must be vertical. This law holds good in the case of any solid, whether wholly or partly...
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A Manual of Mechanics: An Elementary Text-book Designed for Students of ...

Thomas Minchin Goodeve - 1886 - 252 pages
...in opposite directions. Therefore the weight of the ship or solid must equal the weight of the water displaced, and the line joining the centres of gravity of the solid and water displaced must be vertical. Whether the solid be wholly or partially immersed in the liquid,...
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