We’re being asked to convert 1.35 Å into nm.
To do so, we need the following conversion factor:
1 nm = 10 Å
The radius of an atom of gold (Au) is about 1.35 Å.
Express this distance in nanometers (nm).
Frequently Asked Questions
What scientific concept do you need to know in order to solve this problem?
Our tutors have indicated that to solve this problem you will need to apply the Dimensional Analysis concept. You can view video lessons to learn Dimensional Analysis. Or if you need more Dimensional Analysis practice, you can also practice Dimensional Analysis practice problems.