Problem: A table-tennis ball has a diameter of 3.80 cm and average density of 0.0840 g/cm 3. What force is required to hold it completely submerged under water?

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A table-tennis ball has a diameter of 3.80 cm and average density of 0.0840 g/cm 3. What force is required to hold it completely submerged under water?

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