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a. Determine the density of a cube of copper with a length of 5.00 cm and a mass of 1,112.50 g.

b. Calculate the number of atoms in the cube

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    since density = mass/volume, we have

    1112.50g/(5.00cm)^3
    = 1112.50/125.00 g/cm^3

    # atoms is

    g * moles/g * 6.02*10^23 atoms/mole

    So, just look up the atomic weight of copper and plug it in.

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