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Dividing the mass by the volume results in the density.

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Quite simply, mass density is mass per unit volume, and weight density is weight per unit volume. So it all comes down to understanding the difference between mass and weight.

What are the steps to find out the mass of a regularly shaped object?

As density is mass / volume we can rearrange this to give mass = density * volume hence if you know the density of the material, and it's volume, you can calculate the mass. The density will be in Kilograms per Metre cubed, and the volume in Metres cubed, so the mass comes out in Kilograms.

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Where does the word density came from?

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Ethanol (USP grade) has a density of 0.810. From here we have to use the formula: d=m/v, where d is density, m, mass and v, volume. Solving for volume, we have v=m/d, therefore: v= 15/0.810 = 18.52 mL of ethanol are equivalent to 15g.

How is density affected if mass and volume change equally?

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What unit is density measured in?

Thanks to "http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Density" for the help on this topic. Its symbol is "p", which comes from the equation p=m/v (p stands for density, m stands for mass, v stands for volume). I would just label it as "density = ------"

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How will you determine the density of an object?

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Is the amount of substance in a certain volume the pressure?

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Is it true a black hole has no density at all?

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