Posted by **hunter** on Thursday, January 14, 2010 at 5:02pm.

the denisty of copper is 8.96g/cm3. A sample of a metal mass of 40.0g and a volume of 6.0 cm3 what can you determine about the sample?

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**drwls**, Thursday, January 14, 2010 at 5:12pm
The sample's density, 6.67 g/cm^3, is less than that of copper. Therefore it is not copper. It isn't any other heavier metal or alloy than copper, either.

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**hunter**, Thursday, January 14, 2010 at 5:17pm
Wow how did you figure that out?

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