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A strange substance was found during a mining campaign. The scientists did all of the measurements they possibly could but the substance was easily flammable so they lost how much volume they had in the fire. The only data they have is a mass of 5.32 kg and a density of 5.34 g/cm^3. What was the original volume of the substance?

 Aug 29, 2019
edited by DarkCalculis  Aug 29, 2019
edited by DarkCalculis  Aug 29, 2019
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Density  =  Mass / Volume   ....  so  .....

 

Volume  =  Mass / Density

 

Volume  =   5.32 kg  / [ 5.34 g / cm^3]                { 5.32kg  = 5320 g }

 

Volume   =   5320 g  * cm^3  / 5.34 g

 

Volume  ≈  999.25  cm^3

 

 

cool cool cool

 Aug 29, 2019
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nice man thanks 

DarkCalculis  Aug 29, 2019
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Welcome, DC  !!!

 

 

cool cool cool

CPhill  Aug 29, 2019

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