Problem: An atom has radius of 138 pm and crystallizes in a body-centered cubic unit cell. What is the volume of the unit cell?

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•  The Body Centered Cubic cell (BCC) is made up of a cube with one atom at each corner and one atom of the same kind at the center of the cube.

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An atom has radius of 138 pm and crystallizes in a body-centered cubic unit cell. What is the volume of the unit cell?

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