# Problem: You have two beakers, one filled to the 100-mL mark with sugar (the sugar has a mass of 180.0 g) and the other filled to the 100-mL mark with water (the water has a mass of 100.0 g). You pour all the sugar and all the water together in a bigger beaker and stir until the sugar is completely dissolved. b. Which of the following is true about the volume of the solution? Explain.i. It is much greater than 200.0 mL.ii. It is somewhat greater than 200.0 mL.iii. It is exactly 200.0 mL.iv. It is somewhat less than 200.0 mL.v. It is much less than 200.0 mL.

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You have two beakers, one filled to the 100-mL mark with sugar (the sugar has a mass of 180.0 g) and the other filled to the 100-mL mark with water (the water has a mass of 100.0 g). You pour all the sugar and all the water together in a bigger beaker and stir until the sugar is completely dissolved.

b. Which of the following is true about the volume of the solution? Explain.
i. It is much greater than 200.0 mL.
ii. It is somewhat greater than 200.0 mL.
iii. It is exactly 200.0 mL.
iv. It is somewhat less than 200.0 mL.
v. It is much less than 200.0 mL.

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