How many grams of iron (density = 7. 87 g/ml ) would occupy the same volume as 96. 4 g of aluminum (density = 2. 70 g/ml)?.
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How many grams of iron (density = 7. 87 g/ml ) would occupy the same volume as 96. 4 g of aluminum (density = 2. 70 g/ml)?.
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1. User Answers reinhard10158
Explanation:
density = mass / volume
96.4 g of aluminum / volume = 2.7
therefore,
96.4 = 2.7 × volume
volume = 96.4 / 2.7 = 35.7037037... ml
back to iron :
7.87 = mass / 35.7037037...
mass = 7.87 × 35.7037037... = 280.9881481... g
it would be 280.9881481... g of iron in the same volume.