Calculating apparent density of a solid


by bill barber
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Oct29-09, 02:03 PM
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Material is Carbon.

Rectangular bar 3.409 L x .45 T x .45 H

Weight: 22.94 grams

I do not have access to a water density check.

What is the formula?
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Oct29-09, 03:44 PM
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density = mass / volume

The volume is easily determined from the dimensions you give.


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