The density of gold is 19.3 g/cubic centimeter. The density of gold is defined as the ratio of the mass to the volume. More »

Density was discovered by a Greek mathematician named Archimedes. He was born in the city of Syracuse, which was the heart of art, commerce and science, and his father, Phidias, was a mathematician and an astronomer. Arc... More » History Prehistory

The density of pure silver is 10.5 grams per cubic centimeter. However, the density of most silver found in nature usually ranges from 10 to 12 grams per cubic centimeter. More » Science Chemistry States of Matter
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