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AKANicole

  • 3 years ago

how can earth be the densest of the three when uranus and neptune have so much more mass than earth does?

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  1. Compassionate
    • 3 years ago
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    Density is not defined by mass, but how compact the mass is of a given planet. Earth has lots of heavy metals in it's core.

  2. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    Well first of all who said that earth is the densest ?

  3. Compassionate
    • 3 years ago
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    Luis, I am God. I said it was. Therefore I am right.

  4. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    density is mass per unit volume. so if the mass is greater but the volume is even greater, then the density would decline.

  5. AKANicole
    • 3 years ago
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    |dw:1365874714121:dw|

  6. AKANicole
    • 3 years ago
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    thnx for the helping me, a kid on work :D

  7. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    lol @Compassionate

  8. AKANicole
    • 3 years ago
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    lolz i am awesome crazy random!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  9. Compassionate
    • 3 years ago
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    Lol. The person who liked my post in this thread got me my 75.

  10. Luis_Rivera
    • 3 years ago
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    uhhgh, yes @AKANicole , ofcourse you are .

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