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Measuring Gold Weight : Feathers, Gold, and Word Play, or Is It ...

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The old pun 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 ...

A Pound of Feathers is Heavier Than a Pound of Gold from Planck's ...

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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 ...

Riddle #454 | GRiN:)

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

A Pound of Feathers Weighs More Than a Pound of Gold? | Sam ...

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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.

Pound of Feathers, Pound of Gold - Less Wrong

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Oct 23, 2009 ... Which weighs more: a pound of feathers, or a pound of gold? Close consideration of this riddle - and the conditions under which people tend to ...

Which weighs the most, a pound of feathers or a pound of gold? The ...

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The solution is not that they both weigh the same! ... A pound of feather eats more space than a pound of gold, so you need a bigger container to actually shelter ...

Which weighs more a pound of gold or a pound of feathers - Answers

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While on the face of it a pound of feathers would seem to weigh the same as a pound of gold, this overlooks the fact that gold is universally weighed using a ...

Which is heavier: a pound of feathers or a pound of gold? – A•STAR

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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 ...

What weighs more... a pound of feathers or a pound of gold? | Coin ...

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The feathers will weigh more. Of course, testing this in real life may be tough -- as of this writing, a troy pound of gold will run you more than ...

QI Talk Forum | View topic - Feathers vs. Gold

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... so what the hell: Which is heavier, a pound of feathers or a pound of gold? ... Yes indeed, the pound of feathers weighs more. I won't explain ...

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Mar 25, 2014 ... Best Answer: Hacksaw, here's your answer...their WEIGHT is the same, but their DENSITY is quite different. A pound of gold has a higher density than a pound of  ...

What weighs more: a pound of gold or a pound of feathers?

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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 ...

Braingle: 'Gold and Feathers' Brain Teaser

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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?