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Why is easier to lift a body in a liquid than in air?

It is easier to lift a body in a liquid than in air because the upthrust on the body in liquid is greater than in air.

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it is easy to lift a body in water because water has more density than that of air ,and density is directly proportional to the upthrust .so, it is easier to lift a body in air.

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The upthirst of water is greater and upthurst of air seem be like negligible so it is easier to lift in water

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Yeah,according to Archimedes’s principle. The upthrust in air is lesser than the upthrust in liquid.

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