# Problem: A metallurgist wants to gold-plate a surface with the following dimensions: 2.5 in x 6.5 in. The gold plating must be 0.0010 in thick. How many grams of gold (d = 19.3 g/cm3) are required?

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A metallurgist wants to gold-plate a surface with the following dimensions: 2.5 in x 6.5 in. The gold plating must be 0.0010 in thick. How many grams of gold (d = 19.3 g/cm3) are required?

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