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The density of gold is 19.31g/cm3 and the density of platinum is 21.43 g/cm3. If equal masses of gold and platinum are transferred to equal volumes of water in separate graduated cylinders which graduated cylinder would have greatest volume change

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  1. Pick any convenient mass, say 100 g, then
    mass = volume x density
    Substitute and see which has the larger voluem.

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