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Samayak Malhotra from JSS Private School, asked a question
Subject: Science , asked on 7/3/13

In what direction does the buoyant force on an object immersed in liquid act????

plz ans. fast ....... anyone!!!!!! :)

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Nitish Kumar Gupta , Meritnation Expert added an answer, on 8/3/13

The buoyant force on an object submerged in a fluid is caused by the pressure difference between the top and bottom of the object. To overcome the gravitational force, the buoyant force acts in the upward direction. The larger pressure at greater depth pushes upward on the object.

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Homicidalmaniac From Fahaheel Al-watanieh Indian Pvt. School, added an answer, on 12/9/11
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towards the surface.......:)

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Jeffrin John From Carmel School, added an answer, on 8/3/13
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upwards

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Zehra , added an answer, on 12/11/12

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Anirudh Daniel From International Indian School Riyadh, added an answer, on 16/10/11
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 vertically upwards

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Zehra , added an answer, on 12/11/12

In what direction does the buoyant force on an obect immersed in a liquid act

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