Conceptual Physics (12th Edition)

Published by Addison-Wesley
ISBN 10: 0321909100
ISBN 13: 978-0-32190-910-7

Chapter 14 - Reading Check Questions (Comprehension): 13

Answer

The density doubles.

Work Step by Step

Density is mass/volume, so if an amount of air is compressed to half its volume, the density will be twice as much as it was before. This is discussed on page 270.
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