# What weighs more a mole of feathers or bricks?

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## Which would have a greater mass 1 mole of bricks or 1 mole of feathers?

The amount of molecules of any substance to make 1 mole is constant. However, due to differing atomic masses, different molecules will have different molar masses. If you have 6.02⋅1023 feathers and 6.02⋅1023 bricks, you have 1 mole of each, but the bricks have a lot more mass.

## Which would weigh more a mole of feathers or a mole of gold?

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. So a pound of feathers weighs more then a pound of gold. Some say gold because it is heavier.

## Does 2 pounds of bricks weigh more than 2 pounds of feathers?

It’s a tie. both have same weight, 2 lbs. The pun in this joke uses two meanings of the word “weigh”.

## Are feathers heavier than steel?

1kg of steel is slightly heavier than 1 kg of feathers. 1 kg of feather will displace more air as the density of feather is very less comparitively.

## Which has greater mass feathers or lead?

“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.

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## How many pounds does a feather weigh?

0.0082 grams Ornithologists commonly measure birds’ feathers as a proportion of total body weight. A 5-pound broiler chicken’s feathers weigh about 74 grams or 2.6 ounces, or 3.3 percent of its body weight.

## How is a pound of feathers heavier than a pound of bricks?

So this question is kinda tricky, But the answer is that they weigh the same. Because it is already mentioned that a feather weighs 1 pound and so a brick also weighs 1 pound. So, their weigh should be equal but there might be more feathers in 1 pound.

## Would it hurt more to be hit with 5 pounds of feathers or 5 pounds of bricks?

In the feathers and bricks example the volume of a pound of feathers is far greater than the volume of a pound of bricks so the bricks have a higher density. Drop the pound of feathers on your toes and afterwards the pound of bricks. Whatever hurts the most, has the greatest density.