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Ch.1 - Intro to General Chemistry
Ch.2 - Atoms & Elements
Ch.3 - Chemical Reactions
BONUS: Lab Techniques and Procedures
BONUS: Mathematical Operations and Functions
Ch.4 - Chemical Quantities & Aqueous Reactions
Ch.5 - Gases
Ch.6 - Thermochemistry
Ch.7 - Quantum Mechanics
Ch.8 - Periodic Properties of the Elements
Ch.9 - Bonding & Molecular Structure
Ch.10 - Molecular Shapes & Valence Bond Theory
Ch.11 - Liquids, Solids & Intermolecular Forces
Ch.12 - Solutions
Ch.13 - Chemical Kinetics
Ch.14 - Chemical Equilibrium
Ch.15 - Acid and Base Equilibrium
Ch.16 - Aqueous Equilibrium
Ch. 17 - Chemical Thermodynamics
Ch.18 - Electrochemistry
Ch.19 - Nuclear Chemistry
Ch.20 - Organic Chemistry
Ch.22 - Chemistry of the Nonmetals
Ch.23 - Transition Metals and Coordination Compounds

Solution: If the density of a certain spherical atomic nucleus is 1.0 × 1014 g/cm3 and its mass is 2.0 × 10-23 g, what is its radius in cm?

Problem

If the density of a certain spherical atomic nucleus is 1.0 × 1014 g/cm3 and its mass is 2.0 × 10-23 g, what is its radius in cm?

Solution

We’re asked to compute for the radius of a spherical atom in centimeters given its density and mass.


Given:

Density sp.atom = 1.0 x 1014 g/cm3

Mass sp atom =  2.0 x 10-23 g


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