Problem: Using the mass of the proton 1.0073 amu and assuming its diameter is 1.0x10 - 15 m, calculate the density of a proton in g/cm3.

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Step 1. convert:

10-2 m = 1 cm

1.0×10-15 m×1 cm10-2 m= 1.0 x 10–13 cm 

1 amu = 1.66 x 10-24 grams

1.0073 amu×1.66×10-24 g1 amu= 1.67 x 10–24

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Using the mass of the proton 1.0073 amu and assuming its diameter is 1.0x10 - 15 m, calculate the density of a proton in g/cm3.

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