Push Up the Volume

Any given substance will have any number of physical properties, but mass and volume apply to all substances. Today, Science Club teams were asked to find the mass and volume of a piece of aluminum foil, a wood block, some water and the water and foil together. It was a lot of fun, but quite a challenge.

Tools: pan balance, ruler, graduated cylinder, calculator

Skills: observation,  measurement, record keeping, multiplying decimals