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What is the relationship between volume and mass for objects?

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The mass of an object is not solely determined by its volume. Other factors such as the material and density of the object also play a role in determining its mass.

The mass of an object can be calculated using the formula: mass = density x volume. However, an object with a larger volume does not necessarily have a larger mass because it depends on the material and density of the object. For example, a block of wood may have a larger volume than a block of metal, but the metal block will have a higher density and therefore a larger mass. This is due to the fact that mass is a measure of the amount of matter in an object, while volume is a measure of the amount of space the object takes up.