# Is a pound of steel the same as a pound of feathers?

## Is a pound of steel the same as a pound of feathers?

Originally Answered: Which is heavier, a pound of steel or a pound of feathers? The correct answer is neither. They weigh the same…

## What's heavier a pound of feather or a pound of metal?

“Which weighs more—a pound of lead or a pound of feathers?” The seemingly naive answer to the familiar riddle is the pound of lead. The correct answer, of course, is that they weigh the same amount. We investigated whether the naive answer to the riddle might have a basis in perception.

## What's heavier feather or steel?

Neither they are both 1kg. There will be more feathers to accomodate for the weight of the steel but they will weigh the same. Originally Answered: What is heavier, 1kg of feathers or 1kg of steel? One kg of feathers weighs the same as one kg of steel since in the metric system all mass measures are the same.

## Does a pound of gold or a pound of feathers?

A pound of feathers is heavier than a pound of gold because gold is measured in troy pounds, while feathers are measured in avoirdupois pounds. Troy pounds are made of 12 ounces and avoirdupois pounds have 16 ounces. A troy pound contains 372 grams in the metric system, and an avoirdupois pound contains 454 grams.

## Is a pound of feathers heavier?

The feathers are weighed using a system called “avoirdupois” with which there are 16 ounces in a pound. If you normalize everything to mass a pound of feathers is 454 grams and a pound of gold is 373 grams, therefore the feathers are technically heavier.

## What's heavier 100 pounds feathers?

They both weigh the same. A POUND of feathers vs. a POUND of rocks.

## Why are feathers heavier?

Why? The feathers are weighed using a system called “avoirdupois” with which there are 16 ounces in a pound. If you normalize everything to mass a pound of feathers is 454 grams and a pound of gold is 373 grams, therefore the feathers are technically heavier.

## What weighs more a pound of feathers or a pound of rocks?

A pound of rocks on earth (not in a vacuum) is slightly heavier than a pound of feathers, this is because 'rocks' obviously have a higher density than 'feathers', assuming the feathers are loosely held and not tightly packed.

## How much does a pound of feathers weigh?

So a pound of feathers weighs 453.59 grams approximately and a pound of gold weighs 373.24 approximately.

## What's heavier a pound of feathers?

"Which weighs more--a pound of lead or a pound of feathers?" The seemingly naive answer to the familiar riddle is the pound of lead. The correct answer, of course, is that they weigh the same amount.

## Which is heavier 100 pounds of steel or 100 pounds of feathers?

They both weigh the same. A pound is a pound, and whether it is a pound of feathers or a pound of rocks, it doesn't matter. It's still a pound.

## Which is heavier 1000 bricks or feathers?

Neither is heavier. The ton of brick will take up less physical space because it is a more dense material and the feathers will take up a ton of space but ultimately a ton is a ton. So 1 ton of feathers = 1 ton of bricks.

## Do feathers weigh a pound?

An avoirdupois ounce converts to 28.34 grams approximately. The troy ounce is 31.1 approximately. In the Troy system only 12 ounces equal a pound. So a pound of feathers weighs 453.59 grams approximately and a pound of gold weighs 373.24 approximately.

## What weighs more a pound of feathers or a pound of stones?

Originally Answered: Which is heavier, a pound of feathers or a pound of rocks? They are both a pound. Therefore they weigh the same.

## How many feathers does it take to make a pound?

200 to 250 feathers to weigh a pound.

## Why is a pound of feathers heavier?

The feathers are weighed using a system called “avoirdupois” with which there are 16 ounces in a pound. If you normalize everything to mass a pound of feathers is 454 grams and a pound of gold is 373 grams, therefore the feathers are technically heavier.

## What weighs more a pound of feathers?

"Which weighs more--a pound of lead or a pound of feathers?" The seemingly naive answer to the familiar riddle is the pound of lead. The correct answer, of course, is that they weigh the same amount.

## What weighs more a pound of bricks or feathers?

Answer : They are equal. How? The most common incorrect answer is a pound of bricks. Though one brick is heavier than one feather, the question compared the weights, not the amounts of bricks and feathers.

## Which weighs more a pound of feathers or a pound of bricks answer?

Answer : They are equal. How? The most common incorrect answer is a pound of bricks. Though one brick is heavier than one feather, the question compared the weights, not the amounts of bricks and feathers.

## What's heavier a pound of feathers or a pound of birds?

"Which weighs more--a pound of lead or a pound of feathers?" The seemingly naive answer to the familiar riddle is the pound of lead. The correct answer, of course, is that they weigh the same amount. We investigated whether the naive answer to the riddle might have a basis in perception.

## How much is a pound of feathers weigh?

So a pound of feathers weighs 453.59 grams approximately and a pound of gold weighs 373.24 approximately.

## Which is heavier a pound of feathers or a pound of rocks answer?

A pound of rocks or a pound of feathers both weigh the same. However, the density of rocks is more than that of the feathers so the rocks have a lesser volume than an equal mass of feathers.

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