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Sink and Float

5 Athena Sink and Float

boat something designed to float while carrying cargo
cargo the objects with which a boat is loaded
hull the sides and bottom of a boat
shape the form, or outline, of an object
material what something is made of
weight a measure of heavy something is
buoyant able to float
buoyancy the tendency of a body to float or rise when placed in liquid
capacity what a boat can carry without sinking
float to rest on the surface of, or be suspended in, a body of liquid
sink to fall to the bottom of a body of liquid
surface tension a measure of the force of attraction between molecules at the surface of a liquid that causes the molecules to stick together as if forming a skin
Created by: bgagnon