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A fish tank holds 35 {\rm gal} of water. Using the density of 1.0 {\rm g/mL} for water, determine the number of pounds of water in the fish tank

  • density -

    1 gallon of water weighs 8.34 pounds

    Multiply that by 35 gallons.

    You don't need the density; it is already assumed in the 8.34 lb/gallon figure.

  • density -

    292 lb

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