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The mass of an object is the amount of matter it contains while volume is the amount of space it takes up. Mass should not be confused with weight, which is the measure of the gravitational force on an object. More »

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Weight is a measurement of the force placed on an object by gravity, whereas mass is the amount of matter an object contains. Mass is commonly denoted using m or M, and weight is denoted with W. More »

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Mass is a measure of the amount of matter that an object contains, while density is a measure of how much mass an object contains per a unit volume. Mass is measured in kilograms, while density is typically measured in k... More »

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