A Swimming Pool Problem

A Swimming Pool Problem

A curious college physics student places a row boat in a swimming pool, loads the boat with a number of bricks, and rows to the center of the pool. Once there, the student carefully notes the water level, throws the bricks into the swimming pool and once again notes the water level. Eureka !! the student exclaims, I was right. What had happened to the water level in the pool?
  • A. Nothing, the water level did not change.
  • B. The water level increased due to the bricks thrown into the pool.
  • C. The water level became lower.
  • D. I can't swim, and don't even like water (or bricks).

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