#### Question

A boy get into a floating boat.

What happens to the buoyant force on the boat ?

#### Solution

The buoyant force acting on the boat increases. The new buoyant force is equal to sum of weight of boy and weight of boat.

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Solution A Boy Get into a Floating Boat. What Happens to the Buoyant Force on the Boat ? Concept: Thrust and Pressure - Buoyancy.