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water displacement method
The method of finding VOLUME of an irregular shaped object using a graduated cylinder.
water displacement steps
1. Put an even amount of water in a graduated cylinder. Record how much water in mL (A).
2. Put the irregular object in the graduated cylinder(B).
3. Subtract the amount the water it rose to(B) and the amount of water you started with(A). B - A= Volume
can be observed without changing the substance (Odor, color, volume, physical state, density, melting point, texture, boiling point, specific gravity)
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