Density Lab (conclusion questions)

Use what you learned in class, as well as the information provided in 4.7 of the textbook, to answer the follow lab questions. Place your answers into your formal lab write-up.

  1. Which of the objects you measured had the greatest density?
  2. Which of the objects was the least dense material?
  3. Did you use the same method of calculating volume for each sample? Why or why not?
  4. What is the difference between mass and density?
  5. In you own words define and explain density.
  6. In a well written response explain the science behind an object having greater density than another object of the same volume? And how is understanding density important to our daily lives?
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