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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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A cylinder 6 inches in diameter is partially filled with water. A sphere 3 inches in diameter is gently dropped into the cylinder. To what further height does the water rise in the cylinder?

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**mathsyperson****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-22
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[removes answer]

*Last edited by mathsyperson (2005-07-10 20:28:35)*

Why did the vector cross the road?

It wanted to be normal.

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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You are right, Mathsy!

I think I should have put this in Puzzles and Games.

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**mathsyperson****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-22
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It looks like MathsIsFun moved it for you.

*Last edited by mathsyperson (2005-07-11 01:38:16)*

Why did the vector cross the road?

It wanted to be normal.

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Yes, good thing he did. Now the problem is open to all, other than you, Mathsy.

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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