Proposition 3. Of solids those which, size for size, are of equal weight with a fluid will, if let down into the fluid, be immersed so that they do not project above the surface but do not sink lower. The Works of Archimedes - Page 255by Archimedes - 1897 - 326 pagesFull view - About this book
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