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Posted by **Barb** on Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:00pm.

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**bobpursley**, Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:28pmdensity=mass/iron

Now the wording "weighs 45oz" bothers me. This is one reason one should never use English units, it is not clear 45oz mass or force(weight). Nuts to using English units.

Lets assume it is mass.

density=45oz/10in^3*(1 in/2.54cm)^3*1lb/16oz*454grams/lb

= 4.5*454/(2.54^3*16)=7.791g/cm^3

check that

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**Barb**, Monday, February 18, 2013 at 4:50pmThank you!!

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