Physics: Year 9 Term 4: Density

Define density (2)
Mass per unit volume
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What are the units for density? (2)
g/cm3 or kg/m3
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How is the density of a regular solid calculated? (3)
1) Measure side lengths and multiply for volume 2) Ue electronic balance for mass 3) Use equation
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How is the density of an irregular solid calculated? (4)
1) Use electronic balance to find mass (first so water doesn't change mass) 2) Use a eureka can's displacement to find out volume 3) Use equation
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How is the density of a liquid calculated? (4)
1) Measure volume with cylinder 2) Measure empty beaker mass 3) Measure mass of beaker + water and subtract beaker mass 4) Use equation
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Card 2

Front

What are the units for density? (2)

Back

g/cm3 or kg/m3

Card 3

Front

How is the density of a regular solid calculated? (3)

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

How is the density of an irregular solid calculated? (4)

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

How is the density of a liquid calculated? (4)

Back

Preview of the front of card 5

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