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Buoyant Force on Large vs Small Submerged Object

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Two objects made of the same material, one large and one small, are both fully submerged under water.

Which object experiences the larger buoyant force?

A

The larger object experiences the larger buoyant force.

B

The smaller object experiences the larger buoyant force.

C

Both objects experience the same magnitude of buoyant force.

D

The question cannot be answered without knowing the densities of the objects.