Problem: Consider an Avogadro’s number of pennies stacked one on top of the other.How much money (in dollars) would this represent?

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We have to determine how much money’s worth is an Avogadro’s number of pennies stacked on top of one another.


We will solve this problem through dimensional analysis, in a single step.

We need these conversion factors for our calculations:

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Consider an Avogadro’s number of pennies stacked one on top of the other.

How much money (in dollars) would this represent?

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