# Weight and Mass

## Weight and mass are two commonly misunderstood terms in fluid mechanics and mechanics. Weight is the measurement of the gravitational force on an object, while mass is the measurement of the amount of matter in an object.

### What weighs 700 pounds?

A Green Sea Turtle can weigh 700 lbs.

### Is lifting 40 pounds of feathers easier than lifting 40 pounds of lead?

40 pounds of feathers is just as heavy as 40 pounds of lead. It is much larger, and the larger size may be more awkward to handle, but they are same weight.

### How much does a 24 pack of soda weigh?

Coke in the 24-can "refrigerator" packaging = 21 pounds. (Regular/classic coke)

### Weight of a bag of rice?

they should be around 78 pounds and 150 depending on the size.

### What common items weigh 100 grams?

A US nickel weighs 5.0 grams, so 20 US nickels weigh 100 grams even.

### What common household items weigh 100 grams?

half-cup of water large hamburger patty large lime small lemon average size cel phone 20 sugar cubes