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Ten pounds of anything is exactly the same weight as ten pounds of anything else.
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Which weighs more a pound of gold or a pound of feathers?

While on the face of it a pound of feathers would seem to weigh thesame as a pound of gold, this overlooks the fact that gold isuniversally weighed using a different definition of 'pound' thanthat used for most other materials. Precious metals such as gold are measured in troy weight. A troypound i (MORE)

Can you lose ten pounds in a week?

Walk every day, then move up with running. Eat healthy like for breakfast just eat speaical kay then veggies. Go old fashion! You probably are able to lose that much weight in a week, but I wouldn't consider trying it. You need to lose weight at a slow and steady pace.

How much is ten stone in pounds?

140 pounds (1 stone = 14 pounds). the answer to your question is 140 lbs. hope this helps. :) Algebraic Steps / Dimensional Analysis . 10 st . . 14 lb 1 st . = . 140 lb.

What is the mass of a ten pound cat?

if their pen1s is 10 lbs then 10 newtons and if they have less then a 10 lbs pen1s, less then 10 newtons. if their pen1s is 10 lbs then 10 newtons and if they have less then a 10 lbs pen1s, less then 10 newtons

How do you lose ten pounds in ten days?

WELL........ it is pratically impossible but if you run all day long and eat a good breakfast and an apple and a veggy meal and a veggie dinner then that may take you to about 5 ponds. p.s loosing weight isn't a little picnic i talk from experience

Why does the camera add ten pounds?

Usually, it is an optical illusion caused by straight-on lighting coming from the photographer's position (the most common use). A photograph is a 2 dimensional representation of a 3 dimensional subject, and this type of light has a tendency to "flatten" the subject and reduce the illusion of depth. (MORE)

How do you lose ten pounds in a month?

Doctors and dietitians recommend not losing more than about 1 or 2 pounds per week. More than that may be both unhealthy and short-lived. Here's a program for the period in which you want to lose weight: Plenty of moderate aerobic exercise, no sweetened liquids at all, and no junk food at all. Pre (MORE)

What is ten dollars in pounds?

$10 converted into British pound sterling is £6.40. This is because the conversion of dollar to sterling currently is 1:0.63993871. So $10 multiply by 0.63993871 is equaled to £6.40. The conversion exchange rate can frequently change..

Loose ten pounds?

I lost my weight using a site called health sidekick, really simple and free! They give you a zero weight loss number (based on your criteria) You either eat up to the zero weight loss number to maintain your weight, below to lose weight or above to gain weight. I typically stay 20% below my number (MORE)

Which is heavier a pound of bricks or feathers?

If someone asks you "which is heavier, a POUND of bricks or a POUND of feathers" they are equal because they both weigh a pound. I say a pound of bricks is heavier In general the both weigh the same amount when it comes to a pound. Not a single brick and a single feather Everyone knows a brick weigh (MORE)

1 pound of pure cotton is heavier than 1 pound of gold why?

It is not not correct that one pund of pure cotton weighs over one pound of pure gold because pounds is a measurement of wight. However, a measurement of mass, like grams, could make it seem like this because mass is often confused with weight. Weight would be different on another planet because the (MORE)

Which is heavier 1 pound of feathers 1 pound of gold 16oz of water 1 pound of iron 1 pound of wood 16oz leaves 16oz paint?

The Feathers, Iron, Wood, and Leaves would all weigh the same. Water could vary depending on the temperature, but the 16 liquid ounces will be very close to the same. The paint will probably weigh the most, the 16 fluid ounces will have a higher density and typically has metals in it. The G (MORE)

One pound of gold vs 1 pound of feathers?

This is a favoured trick question of teachers since time immemorial, the joke is of course that they both weigh a pound, so they both weigh the same. The pounds and ounces that are used to weigh gold are a different size from those used for everyday objects like feathers. Gold, along with othe (MORE)

What is ten kilograms in pounds?

22.04 lbs. The actual conversion of 1 kilogram is equal to 2.204622622 pounds. For everyday use, rounding to 2.2 should be enough. One pound is 0.45359237 kilogram, or 0.45 kg for everyday use.

Will 10 pounds of gold equal 10 pounds of feathers?

There will be more feathers but the weight will be the same :10 pounds of feathers 10 pounds of gold 10 pounds of each In MOST cases, would agree with the above, but GOLD is different. Gold, Platinum, and all precious metals are measured in TROY ounces and TROY pounds, where feathers are measur (MORE)

Which is heavier a pound of feathers a pound of rock or a pound of jellybeans?

I believe that a pound of rocks has to be heavier than the other pounds of items that you mentioned. Therefore, feathers are very very light-weight. Jellybeans does not beat rocks. SO THE ANSWER IS A POUND OF ROCKS. thank you :) Answer Trick question. They're all the same weight, because the q (MORE)

How many kilos in ten pounds?

When it comes to pounds, you divide the pounds by 2.2 to get your answer in kilos. In other words, 10 pounds = 4.5 kg.

What king is on a Ten Pound note?

No king has yet appeared on a Bank of England Ten Pound Note. Queen Elizabeth II was the first Monarch to appear on any Bank of England Ten Pound Note. King George V appeared on the Commonwealth of Australia Ten Pound note from 1925 to 1936. King George VI appeared on the Commonwealth of Australia (MORE)

What does it mean to nearest ten pounds?

To round a number to a particular digit, look at the digit immediately to the right of your target, in this case, the one pound place. If that digit is 4 or lower, zero it and everything to the right of it out. If that digit is 5 or higher, increase the target digit by one and zero everything to the (MORE)

How much is ten pounds of nickels?

You need to start with the following information: . Coins are weighed in grams. US nickels weigh 5.0 gm; currentCanadian nickels are 3.95 gm. . A US pound is 453.6 gm so 10 pounds = 453.6*10 = 4536grams That means 10 US pounds of: . American nickels is 4536 / 5.0 = 907 coins (rounded to thene (MORE)

Which is heaviest a pound of gold a pound of nails or a pound of feathers?

The nails and feathers are tied for heaviest, and the gold is lighter than either of the others. The reason for that is the fact that gold is weighed in a different kind of pounds. The 'troy' pound has only 82% the weight of the 'avoirdupois' pound used to measure almost everything else. I (MORE)

Which is heavier a pound of flour or a pound of gold?

This is a common trick question, you're supposed to think that since gold is heavier ( really more dense) than flour that the same amount must weigh more. Of course since you have a pound of each, each weighs a pound so their weights are identical. However, if you want to be technically correct the (MORE)

What is ten percent of ninety pounds?

To find 10 percent of a number, multiply the number by 0.1. In this instance, 0.1 x 90 = 9. Therefore, 10 percent of 90 pounds is equal to 9 pounds.

What is ten percent of thirty pounds?

Just divide thirty by ten to get three, and there you have it; three pounds is ten percent of thirty. This is proven by multiplying three by ten to get thirty.

What is heavier one pound of iron or one pound feather?

They are both exactly the same - they weigh a pound. However, thefeathers will take up a lot more space (about 0.77942 litres forevery kg of feathers - or 779 cm 3 /kg) whereas the leadwould be much smaller (about 0.12700 itres for every kg of iron -or 127 cm 3 /kg).