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www.mygemologist.com/learn/jewelry-metals/measuring-gold-weight

The old riddle goes: what weighs more a pound of feathers or a pound of gold? Some say gold because it is heavier. Others say they are both a pound so they ...

plancksconstant.org/blog1/2012/01/a_pound_of_feathers_is_heavier_than_a_pound_of_gol.html

Jan 11, 2012 ... That's right, a pound of feathers weighs more than a pound of gold. Let me explain why. Feathers are weighed in avoirdupois ounces, the kind ...

mathpolymath.wordpress.com/2013/12/31/gold-and-feathers

Dec 31, 2013 ... Hi everyone! I had intended to write up a full etymology post this month, but time got away from me during the holidays. So for now, I offer an ...

goodriddlesnow.com/riddles/view/454

Does a pound of gold or a pound of feathers weight more?...

jimpalfreyman.blogspot.com/2010/06/what-weighs-more-ton-of-feathers-or-ton.html

Jun 9, 2010 ... The answer is that the feathers weigh more than the gold. ... then we'd use the short ton which is 2000 pounds for both feathers and gold.

astar.tv/post/which-is-heavier-a-pound-of-feathers-or-a-pound-of-gold

Aug 19, 2015 ... Now, before you get all up in arms, I'm not about to say something outrageous like, “a pound of gold weighs more than feathers because gold is ...

www.braingle.com/brainteasers/287/gold-and-feathers.html

Gold and Feathers. Trick brain teasers appear difficult at first, but they have a trick that makes them ... Which is heavier, a pound of feathers or a pound of gold?

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Mar 9, 2013 ... But apparently it can be argued because gold is measured in troy pounds ... grams, then a pound of feathers weighs more than a pound of gold.

www.quora.com/Which-weighs-more-a-pound-of-feathers-or-a-pound-of-bricks

Both weights same, because feathers are one pound and bricks also one pound ... Which weighs more, a pound of gold or a pound of feathers? I weigh about ...

www.quora.com/Which-weighs-more-a-pound-of-gold-or-a-pound-of-feathers

Typical answer is they both weigh the same, but do they? No one uses the 16 fat- ounce scale to weigh gold; they use the 12 wimpy-ounce scale. On the other ...