Lesson: Measuring Volumes
In this lesson, we will learn how to correctly use measuring cylinders and eureka cans to measure the volumes of liquids and objects.
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Worksheet: 6 Questions • 3 Videos
Which of the following instruments is used to measure the volume of a liquid?
Mona uses a measuring cylinder to find the volume of a liquid. What value does she find?
Yara uses two measuring cylinders to find the volume of a liquid. She fills the first cylinder up to the top and then pours the rest of the liquid into the second cylinder, as shown in the diagram. She determines that the total volume of the liquid is 90 mL. Which of the following statements explains why this answer is incorrect?