The volume of an object can be calculated using mathematical equations. The volume of a cube can be found using the formula V=(side)x(side)x(side)
What is the volume of the metal cube shown here?
It is also possible to find the volume of an object by measuring the volume of water that it displaces.
What will happen when we lower the above metal block slowly into a graduated cylinder containing water? Click on the image and find out if your correct..
What was the amount of water displaced by the object?
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Type in any value for length and then click on one of the other boxes.