A 3.25-L sample of pure glycerol has a mass of 4.10 x 10^{3} g. What is the density of glycerol in g/cm^{3}?

1 mL = 1 cm^{3}

1 mL = 10^{-3} L

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

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 10^{3} g. What is the density of glycerol in g/cm^{3}?

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