# Before 1986, a gold bullion in the Federal Reserve Bank was rectangular and had a volume of approximately 727.7 cm3. The density of gold is 19.3 g/cm3. A pound is approximately 454 g. Find the weight of one gold bullion

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1. ## Math

Before 1986, a gold bullion in the Federal Reserve Bank was rectangular and had a volume of approximately 727.7 cm3. The density of gold is 19.3 g/cm3. A pound is approximately 454 g. Find the weight of one gold bullion to the nearest tenth of a pound.
2. ## math

Before 1986, a gold bullion in the Federal Reserve Bank was rectangular and had a volume of approximately 727.7 cm3. The density of gold is 19.3 g/cm3. A pound is approximately 454 g. Find the weight of one gold bullion to the nearest tenth of a pound
3. ## U.S. History

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6. ## the fed

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12. ## Macroeconomics

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14. ## the federal reserve

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16. ## Economics

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18. ## Political science

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19. ## macroeconomics

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20. ## economics

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21. ## History

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22. ## history

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23. ## Finance

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25. ## macro

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26. ## economics

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27. ## Federal Reserve System

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28. ## economics

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29. ## finance

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30. ## Physics, still don't get it!

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31. ## econ.

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32. ## Biology

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33. ## Biology

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34. ## Economic

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35. ## intro to economics

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36. ## Economics

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37. ## Gr 11 Biology

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38. ## Macroeconomics

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39. ## civics

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40. ## Civics

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41. ## macroeconimics

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42. ## civics banking

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43. ## US HISTORY

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44. ## US HISTORY

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45. ## banking and money

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46. ## chemistry

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47. ## chemistry

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48. ## Physics

The "karat" is a dimensionless unit that is used to indicate the proportion of gold in a gold-containing alloy. An alloy that is one karat gold contains a weight of pure gold that is one part in twenty-four. What is the volume of gold in a 20.0 karat gold
49. ## home economics

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50. ## Social studies

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51. ## Econ

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53. ## Macroeconomics

A banks total assets equal 1 billion. It's Liabilities equal 1 billion. Transaction deposits equal 500 million, loans equal 700 million and securities equal 250 million. A: If the banks only other liabilities are savings deposits, what is the value of
54. ## Physics

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55. ## Physiology

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56. ## Chemistry

Consider a piece of gold jewelry that weighs 9.81 g and has a volume of 0.670 cm3. The jewelry contains only gold and silver, which have densities of 19.3 g/cm3 and 10.5 g/cm3, respectively. Assuming that the total volume of the jewelry is the sum of the
57. ## science

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58. ## economics

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59. ## economics 212

how Has the federal reserve been effective? Why? or Why Not?
60. ## economics

why was the federal reserve established ?
61. ## Political Science

What does the Federal Reserve have to do with unemployment?
62. ## American History

1. Andrew Jackson exerted the power of the presidency by a. allowing South Carolina to secede from the Union. b. depositing federal funds in the National Bank. c. refusing to be bound by Supreme Court decisions. d. vetoing the Force Act of 1833. 2. The
63. ## history

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64. ## chemistry

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65. ## Physics

can someone check? Which has greater volume: 1 kg of gold or 1 kg of water? a. The gold has greater volume. b. The water has greater volume. c. Gold and water have the same volume. Is it a? I know it's not b. The stones in an arch are . . . a. rarefied b.
66. ## Honors American Government

States' Rights and the Division of Powers In Mulloch v. Maryland (1819), a bank manager refused to pay an unfair state tax on a federal bank. He was convicted in Maryland, but the supreme court reversed the decision. It ruled that the state tax would have
67. ## Math

How do Federal Reserve banks, as well as the federal government, typically calculate simple interest? A. Using 31 days in each month B. Based on exact interest C. Based on ordinary interest My answer is B
68. ## crt/205

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69. ## economics

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70. ## Physics

Suppose gold bars are made such that they are cubic. If they are made cubic, then there volume is given by V = L3, where L is the length of a side of the bar. The price of any gold bar is directly proportional to its volume, so the price of the gold is P =
71. ## Physics

Suppose gold bars are made such that they are cubic. If they are made cubic, then there volume is given by V = L3, where L is the length of a side of the bar. The price of any gold bar is directly proportional to its volume, so the price of the gold is P =
72. ## History

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73. ## economic

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74. ## Civics

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75. ## Civics

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76. ## MacroEconomics

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77. ## economics 212

How will the federal reserve control the Quantity of Money Supply and why?
78. ## Economics

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79. ## chemistry

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80. ## economics

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81. ## financial institutes

What entities in the Federal Reserve System control the discount rate?
82. ## Chemistry

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83. ## economics

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85. ## ECON

Purchasing government bonds through open market transactions, allows the Federal Reserve to
86. ## Economics

In what ways can the Federal Reserve preserve a strong dollar in the U.S. when there is a decline in sales?
87. ## Physics (check)

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88. ## Chemistry

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89. ## Money and Banking

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91. ## Thank you Ann (kinematics)

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92. ## 8th grade U.S History

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93. ## health

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94. ## USA PoliScience

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95. ## economics

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96. ## algebra

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