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Chapter 2.9, Problem 1QQ
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The density of an object is the ratio of its

  1. a. length to volume
  2. b. length to mass
  3. c. mass to volume
  4. d. no correct response

Interpretation Introduction

Interpretation:

Density of an object is the ratio of what has to be chosen from the given options.

Concept Introduction:

Density is defined as the ratio of mass of a substance to the volume of the substance.  Most instances the mass of the substance are same but their volume differs and hence their density also changes.

Explanation of Solution

Reason for correct option:

From the definition of density which states that density is the ratio of mass is to volume.  Mass to volume is the correct answer among the given statements.

Hence, option (c) is the correct one.

Reason for incorrect options:

Option (a) doesn’t ...

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