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 10^{14 }g/cm^{3}

Mass _{sp atom} = 2.0 x 10^{-23 }g

If the density of a certain spherical atomic nucleus is 1.0 × 10^{14} g/cm^{3} and its mass is 2.0 × 10^{-23} g, what is its radius in cm?

Frequently Asked Questions

What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?

Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Density of Geometric Objects concept. You can view video lessons to learn Density of Geometric Objects. Or if you need more Density of Geometric Objects practice, you can also practice Density of Geometric Objects practice problems.

What professor is this problem relevant for?

Based on our data, we think this problem is relevant for Professor Toal's class at ROWAN.