# Physics

An aluminum cube that has an edge length of 7 cm. is placed in a beaker of water that is filled to the brim. As a result the water overflows. what volume of water overflows when the aluminum cube is submerged in the water?

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1. the aluminum displaces its own volume of water when it sinks (it does not float)
Volume = 7*7*7 = 343 cm^3

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