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Finding Density

Finding Density

Author: Jason Fritz

Essential Question: If I can find the mass and volume of a variety of objects then can I find the density of those same objects.

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Source: Mark Drollinger

Lab: Discovering Density


Source: MrFritzScience

The real story behind Archimedes’ Eureka! - Armand D'Angour

When you think of Archimedes’ Eureka moment, you probably imagine a man in a bathtub, right? As it turns out, there's much more to the story. Armand D'Angour tells the story of Archimedes' biggest assignment -- an enormous floating palace commissioned by a king -- that helped him find Eureka.

Source: Ted-Ed


Source: Mark Drollinger

5 Facts About Density

Source: Mark Drollinger

Gummy Bear Lab


Source: MrFritzScience

The Density Song

Source: Mr. Edmonds

Finding Measurement Brochure Directions


Finding Measurement Brochure Template

Click here to go to a viewable template where you can create your own brochure for finding measurement. The only thing you have to do is go FILE ->MAKE A COPY -> then rename it Your Name's Finding Measurement Brochure.

Be sure you include all of the methods of finding measurement (mass, liquid volume, volume of regular solid, irregular solid, distance, and density.

This brochure will be your study guide for the test.

Source: Mr.Fritz Science

Unit conversions and problem solving with metric measurement

Are you still having trouble with the metric system. Click on the image to get more practice and training from Khan Academy.


"Module 2 focuses on length, mass, and capacity in the metric system where place value serves as a natural guide for moving between larger and smaller units." 
Topic A: Metric unit conversions
Topic B: Application of metric unit conversions

Source: Khan Academy