The specific gravity of ethanol is 0.794. This is for pure 100% ethanol. Specific gravity is the ratio of the density of a substance compared to the density of water. For example, water weighs 8.33 lb/gal at standard conditions (60 deg F). Ethanol weighs 6.61 lb/gal at standard conditions (60 deg F). Therefore, the specific gravity of ethanol is 6.61 divided by 8.33, equals 0.794.
A person can verify this result (0.794) by very fundamental experimental testing. Get a gallon of pure water and weigh it precisely. THIS will yield the number 8.33 lbs. Then do the same for ethanol; weigh a gallon of pure ethanol. This will yield the number 6.61 lbs. VOILA! 6.61 divided by 8.33 equals 0.794.
I did NOT actually do this weighing of the two liquids, but I COULD! I instead looked the values up in a standard reference book. My copy of "The Data Book on Hydrocarbons", also commonly referred to as 'the Maxwell data book', is a very familiar book to any one who works around the oil industry, as I did for 38 years.
The specific gravity of ethanol is 0.789 at 20 C.
According to the Pharmacopoeia of Japan Twelfth Edition (J.P. XII), 1991. , the specific gravity of 95% ethanol at 15 degrees Celsius is 0.814 to 0.816. Other sources may refer to it's specific gravity at 0.79.
The 1000 grammes of ethanol will occupy a greater volume because its specific gravity is lower than that of water. s.g. water = ~1.0 s.g. ethanol = ~ 0.794
Specific gravity of cement is 3.15.The specific gravity of cement is 3.15The specific gravity can be found out by using the bottle method.For finding specific gravity of cement kerosene is used.
Specific gravity is often defined relative to water, in which case the specific gravity of air is 0.001225. Specific gravity can also be defined relative to the density of air, in which case the specific gravity of air is exactly 1. Specific gravity is often defined relative to water, in which case the specific gravity of air is 0.001225. Specific gravity can also be defined relative to the density of air, in which case the specific gravity of air is exactly 1.
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