Lab Measurement
Density
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Vocabulary

100

Other than a digital scale, what is the name of the tool we use in lab to measure what
What is a triple-beam balance.

100

The mass of an object is 10g and the volume is 12mL. What is the density?
What is 0.83g/mL

100

88g= ______kg
1.76kg

100

What is the tool we use to measure temperature?
Thermometer

100

The amount of matter in an object.
What is mass?

200

Which is more accurate or precise, a beaker or graduated cylinder?
What is a graduated cylinder?

200

What are the two possible labels for density?
What are g/mL or g/cm3 (cubed)?

200

8.34L= _________mL
8,340 mL

200

What is the unit we use in science for temperature?
degrees celcius

200

Anything that takes up space.
What is matter?

300

Why would a person not use a test tube when measuring water?
What is because it doesn't have measurement marks on it?

300

An irregular object has a starting volume of 150mL and an ending volume of 200 mL. The mass of that object is 88g. What is the density
What is 1.76g/mL? (200mL-150mL=50mL) 88g/50mL

300

8.6 cm= ____ mm
86mm

300

The amount of matter in an object is called ______.
mass

300

The ability to float.
What is buoyancy (buoyant force)?

400

What is the label that is used for measuring mass in lab?
What is grams (g)?

400

You have created a density column using oil and water. The water has a density of 1.0g/mL and the oil has a density of 1.23g/mL. Which of the two will be on the top of the density column?
What is the oil?

400

94cm= ______m
.94 m

400

What is the formula for calculating density?
mass divided by volume

400

An item or object moving water to the side.
What is displacement?

500

A regular shaped object measures 3cm x 2cmx 4cm. What is the volume?
What is 24 centimeters cubed?

500

What is an example of a "real-life" density column?
What is a bottle of Italian salad dressing or a Galilean thermometer (thermometer on Miss S.'s desk), lava lamp, etc.

500

134mL= _____ L
.134 L

500

What are 2 tools you can use to measure length?
ruler or meter stick

500

Suffix meaning length.
What is -meter?