Density - examples
- Orlík hydroelectric plant
The Orlík hydroelectric power plant, built in 1954-1961, consists of four Kaplan turbines. For each of them, the water with a flow rate of Q = 150 m3/s is supplied with a flow rate of h = 70.5 m at full power. a) What is the total installed power of the p
Surface of the sphere is 2820 cm2, weight is 71 kg. What is its density?
- Vinegar 2
How many percentage of getvinegar solution, if we mix to 2 liters of 5.9% and 2 liters of 3.5% vinegar?
- Eiffel Tower
Eiffel Tower in Paris is 300 meters high, is made of steel. Its weight is 8000 tons. How tall is the tower model made of the same material, if it weigh is 2.4 kg?
How many 55% alcohol we need to pour into 14 liters 75% alcohol to get p3% of the alcohol? How many 65% alcohol we get?
- Density - simple example
Material of density of 762 kg/m3 occupies a container volume of 99 cm3. What is its mass?
- Sea water
Seawater contains about 4.3% salt. How many dm3 of distilled water we must pour into 5 dm3 of sea water to get water with 1.8% salt?
Brick has volume 2.2 dm3. How many bricks can drive truck with capacity 23 ton? The density of brick is 1.6 g/cm3.
- Cu thief
The thief stole 122 meters copper wire with cross-section area of 95 mm2. Calculate how much money gets in the scrap redemption, if redeemed copper for 5.5 eur/kg? The density of copper is 8.96 t/m3.
- Sea water
Mixing 34 kg of sea water with 34 kg rainwater is created water containing 3.4% salt. How many percent sea water contains salt?
- Air mass
What is the weight of the air in a classroom with dimensions 10 m × 0 m × 2.5 m ? The air density is 1.293 kg/m3.
- Plastic pipe
Calculate weight of the plastic pipe with diameter d = 70 mm and length 380 cm if the wall thickness is 4 mm and the density of plastic is 1367 kg/m3.
What power has a pump output to move 4853 hl of water to a height of 31 m for 8 hours?
Pizza with a diameter 50 cm have weight 559 g. What diameter will have a pizza weighing 855 g if it is make from the same cloth (same thickness....) and same decorated?
- Hollow sphere
Calculate the weight of a hollow tungsten sphere (density 19.3 g/cm3), if the inner diameter is 14 cm and wall thickness is 3 mm.
The cube weighs 24 kg. How weight is cube of the same material, if its dimensions are 2-times smaller?
- Gold wire
From one gram of gold was pulled wire 2.1 km length. What is it diameter if density of Au is ρ=19.5 g/cm3?
- Cu wire
Copper wire has a length l = 980 m and diameter d = 8 mm. Calculate the weight if density of copper is ρ = 8500 kg/m3. Result round to one decimal place.
- Copper sheet
The copper plate has a length of 1 m, width 94 cm and weighs 9 kg. What is the plate thickness, if 1 m3 weighs 8715 kg?
- Reservoir + water
Reservoir completely filled with water weighs 12 kg. After pouring off three quarters of the amount of water weights 3 kg. Calculate the weight and volume of the reservoir.