Specific Weight

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Classical Mechanics

Specific Weight

Specific weight is the weight per unit volume of a substance.

Specific Weight formula

\(\gamma = \rho g\)

Where:

\(\gamma\) (Greek symbol gamma) = specific weight

\(\rho\) (Greek symbol rho) = density

\(g\) = gravitational acceleration

 

Tags: Equations for Weight