Problem 1.29[Difficulty: 1]Given:Density of mercury.Find:Specific gravity, volume and weight.Solution:Use basic definitionsSGρρw=From Appendix Aρw1.94slugft3⋅=soSG26.31.94=SG13.6=v1ρ=sov126.3ft3slug⋅0.3048m⋅1ft⋅⎛⎝⎞⎠3×1 slug⋅32.2 lbm⋅×1 lbm⋅0.4536kg⋅×=v7.37105−×m3kg=γρg⋅=Hence on earthγE26.3slugft3⋅
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