Step 1.Calculate volume of peat moss
Step 2. Calculate the mass of the container
A 40-lb container of peat moss measures 14x20x30 in. A 40-lb container of topsoil has a volume of 1.9 gal. Calculate the average densities of peat moss and topsoil in units of g/cm3
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