High School / Chemistry

Density of a Solid

Students design an experiment to determine the volume of an object with an irregular shape.

Supports NGSS Science and Engineering Practice 3: Planning and Carrying Out Investigations


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Discover Density Set

Discover Density Set

A set of 22 separate pieces allow students to discover the relationship between density, volume, and dimensions.

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Source: Lab #02A

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Density of a Solid