Posted by **Netta** on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 10:27pm.

The density of diamond is 3.51 g/cm3 and the density of lead is 11.3 g/cm3. If equal masses of diamond and lead are transferred to equal volumes of water in separate graduated cylinders, which graduated cylinder would have the greatest volume change?

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**DrBob222**, Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at 11:34pm
Pick a mass, any mass you choose. Then

mass = volume x density and rearrange to

volume = mass/density

volume = substitute mass and density and see which has the larger volume.

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**cheMYSTERY**, Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 8:30pm
the graduated cylinder with the diamond would have the highest volume reading because its low density would have to account for greater volume

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