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a cubic piece of metal measures 5.00 cm on each edge. if the metal is nickel, whose density is 8.90g/cm cubed, what is the mass of the cube?

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asked by alice
  1. mass=density*volume

    figure first the volume of the cube.

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    posted by bobpursley
  2. that's what I don't understand! :(

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    posted by alice
  3. The volume of the cube:

    5 * 5 * 5 = 125 cubic centimeters

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  4. volume = length x width x height and those are given in the problem.

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    posted by DrBob222
  5. Answer is 1480g Do the math. Someone already gave the formula. The cm cancels out after multiplying. Note: you have to cube the 5.5cm

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