A small bottle weight 20 g when empty and 22g when filled with water. when it is filled with oil its weight 21.76. what is the density of oil

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Answer can be found if density of water is given i.e. 1g/cm^3
but in the table given in your science textbook u can find the density of the oil

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2016-01-23T16:11:34+05:30

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Mass of certain volume of water = 22-20 = 2g.
Mass of same volume of oil = 21.76-20 = 1.76g.

provided, density of water= 1g/ cm^{3}
volume occupied by the same= 2 cm^{3}

∴mass of 2 cm^{3} oil= 1.76g

and hence, mass of 1 cm^{3} oil = 1.76/2 = 0.88g

The density of oil = 0.88g/ cm^{3}

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