Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics in ME

A piece of metal of specific gravity 13.6 is placed in mercury of specific gravity 13.6, what fraction of it volume is under mercury?

  • A. The metal piece will simply float over the mercury
  • B. The metal piece will be immersed in mercury by half
  • C. Whole of the metal piece will be immersed with its top surface just at mercury level
  • D. Metal piece will sink to the bottom
Answer: Option C.

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