Chemical Engineering - Fluid Mechanics - Discussion


For an unstable equilibrium of a floating body (where, M = metacentre.)

[A]. M is above G
[B]. M is below G
[C]. M & G coincide
[D]. none of these

Answer: Option B


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Yogi said: (Sep 2, 2016)  
GM > 0 (M is above G) Stable equilibrium.

GM = 0 (M coinciding with G) Neutral equilibrium.

GM < 0 (M is below G) Unstable equilibrium.

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