# Problem: Glycerol is a syrupy liquid often used in cosmetics and soaps. A 3.25-L sample of pure glycerol has a mass of 4.10 x 103 g. What is the density of glycerol in g/cm3?

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A 3.25-L sample of pure glycerol has a mass of 4.10 x 103 g. What is the density of glycerol in g/cm3?

1 mL = 1 cm3

1 mL = 10-3 L

$\mathbf{density}\mathbf{=}\frac{\mathbf{mass}}{\mathbf{volume}}$

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Glycerol is a syrupy liquid often used in cosmetics and soaps. A 3.25-L sample of pure glycerol has a mass of 4.10 x 103 g. What is the density of glycerol in g/cm3?