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Mass and Buoyancy of Wood and Iron

Taking buoyancy of air into account, which has the greater mass: A large block of wood or a smaller block of iron on weighing scales and both having the same weight- 1 ton?

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This solution is provided in approximately 96 words in an attached .doc file. It provides a diagram to enhance learning and uses a mass and buoyancy equation to determine the larger mass.

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