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Density Error

  1. Dec 27, 2003 #1
    If density is the mass-volume relationship, what occupies the voids between the areas of two atoms, since total area of an atom is never completely contacting it's neighbors... empty space? [?]
     
    Last edited: Dec 27, 2003
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  3. Dec 27, 2003 #2

    russ_watters

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    Quite simply, mass/volume density is virtually always discussed on a macroscopic level. So the voids you are talking about are not relevant.
     
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