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Which weighs more, a pound of feathers or a pound of gold?

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Which weighs more, a pound of feathers or a pound of gold?
posted Jul 5, 2016 by Mohammed Hussain

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3 Answers

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They both weigh the same. A pound of feathers occupies a larger volume compared to a pound of gold but the force of gravitation exerted upon them is the same.

answer Jul 6, 2016 by anonymous
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In vacuum both weigh the same but in air due to buoyant upward force on cotton the net weight will reduce depending upon its volume.

answer Mar 23, 2017 by Kewal Panesar
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neither, both weigh same. a pound

answer Jul 5, 2016 by Smriti

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