A 32.70-g sample of a solid is placed in a flask. Toluene, in which the solid is insoluble, is added to the flask so that the total volume of solid and liquid together is 51.00 mL . The solid and toluene together weigh 58.60 g . The density of toluene at the temperature of the experiment is 0.864 g/mL.
What is the density of the solid?
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