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Problem: The density of solid W is 19.3 g/cm3. a) How many atoms are present per cubic centimeter of W? b) As a solid, W adopts a body-centered cubic unit cell. How many unit cells are present per cubic centimeter of W? c) What is the volume of a unit cell of this metal? d) What is the edge length of a unit cell of W?

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The density of solid W is 19.3 g/cm3

a) How many atoms are present per cubic centimeter of W? 

b) As a solid, W adopts a body-centered cubic unit cell. How many unit cells are present per cubic centimeter of W? 

c) What is the volume of a unit cell of this metal? 

d) What is the edge length of a unit cell of W?

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