Volume and Density Quiz
Terms in this set (26)
The amount of space that matter takes
The "dip" formed in the graduated cylinder that you read volume from
Procedure used to measure the volume of irregularly shaped solid objects
displacement of water
The formula used to measure the volume of a solid cube
length x width x height
Scientific instrument used to measure the volume of a liquid
The unit used to measure the volume of a LIQUID
What is the definition of MATTER?
Anything that takes up space and has mass.
What is the tool used to measure the volume of a SOLID?
How are a mL and cm3 related to each other?
they are equal
Volume is an example of what type of property?
Who first studied DISPLACEMENT?
the mass per unit of volume (expressed in g/ml)
You can change the density of something by changing...
the mass or volume.
the amount of matter in an object (expressedd in grams)
Water has a density of
If an object has density of LESS than 1 g/mL, it will
If an object has a density of MORE than 1 g/mL, it will
If an object is equal to 1g/mL =
The density INCREASES if you INCREASE the ______ and the volume stays the same
The density INCREASES if you DECREASE the ______ and the mass stays the same
The density DECREASES if you INCREASE the _____ and the mass stays the same
Something is LESS dense will _____ on something that is denser. (includes solids, liquids, and gases)
The densest substance will always sink to the _____.
1 gram of water has a volume of
The density of water is
1 gram per ml (or cm3)