# Volume + density - examples

- Sphere floating

Will float a hollow iron ball with an outer diameter d1 = 20cm and an inside diameter d2 = 19cm in the water? The iron density is 7.8 g/cm 3. (Instructions: Calculate the average sphere density and compare with the density of the water. ) - Iceberg

What is the surface area of 50 cm iceberg (in the shape of a cuboid) that can carry a man with luggage with a total weight of 120 kg? - Sphere

Surface of the sphere is 2820 cm^{2}, weight is 71 kg. What is its density? - Alcohol

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 532 kg/m^{3}occupies a container volume of 79 cm^{3}. What is its mass? - Sea water

Seawater contains about 4.3% salt. How many dm^{3}of distilled water we must pour into 5 dm^{3}of sea water to get water with 1.8% salt? - Bricks

Brick has volume 2.2 dm^{3}. How many bricks can drive truck with capacity 23 ton? The density of brick is 1.6 g/cm^{3}. - 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? - Cu thief

The thief stole 122 meters copper wire with cross-section area of 95 mm^{2}. 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/m^{3}. - Air mass

What is the weight of the air in a classroom with dimensions 10 m × 10 m × 2.7 m ? The air density is 1.293 kg/m^{3}. - 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/m^{3}. - Pump

What power has a pump output to move 4853 hl of water to a height of 31 m for 8 hours? - Hollow sphere

Calculate the weight of a hollow tungsten sphere (density 19.3 g/cm^{3}), if the inner diameter is 14 cm and wall thickness is 3 mm. - Cube

The cube weighs 11 kg. How weight is cube of the same material, if its dimensions are 3-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/cm^{3}? - 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/m^{3}. 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 m^{3}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. - Lead cube

Calculate the edge of the cube made from lead, which weighs 19 kg. The density of lead is 11341 kg/m^{3}. - Lid

What is the weight of concrete cover (lid) to round shape well with a diameter 1.8 m, if the thickness of the cover is 11 cm? 1 m^{3}of concrete weighs 2190 kg.

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