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A metal cube us placed in an empty vessel.When water is filled in the vessel so that the cube is completely immersed in water,the force on the bottom of the vessel in contact with the cube a. will increase b. will decrease c. will remain the same d. will become zero


 A metal cube us placed in an empty vessel.When water is filled in the vessel so that the cube is completely immersed in water,the force on the bottom of the vessel in contact with the cube 


a.  will increase


b.  will decrease


c.  will remain the same


d.  will become zero


Grade:12th Pass

2 Answers

Chetan Mandayam Nayakar
312 Points
10 years ago

there is NO buoyant force on the bottom face of the cube, because there is no water under it, due to which Archimedes principle does not hold. Therefore, answer is: force will increase 

shashank tupurani
14 Points
10 years ago

as  there is no lateral pressure normal force is absent between surface and water there  fore c will be the ans

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