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a piece of silver cut in half,density stays the same.Why?

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  1. because the mass and volume lowered. It was not squished to make density increase.

    Density= m/v

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  2. Density is the mass per unit volume OR
    d = m/v.
    When you cut a piece of silver in half, the mass decreases by half and the volume decreases by half so the RATIO (m/v) stays exactly the same.

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    posted by DrBob222

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