chemistry
posted by rachel .
a fish tank holds 35 gallons of water. how many pounds of water are in the fish tank?

look up pounds/gallon for water. google should help if you don't have such information handy in your text.
Then just convert gallons to pounds:
volume(gal) * density(lbs/gal) = weight(lbs)
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