Problem: Consider the two spheres shown here, one made of silver and the other of aluminum.What is the mass of the aluminum sphere in kg?

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density=massvolume


density = 2.70 cm3

volume = 196 cm3

1 kg = 103 g


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Consider the two spheres shown here, one made of silver and the other of aluminum.

The aluminum sphere has a composition equal to aluminum, a density equal to 2.70 grams per cubic centimeter, and a volume equal to 196 cubic centimeters. The silver sphere has a composition equal silver, a density equal to 10.49 grams per cubic centimeter, and a volume equal to 196 cubic centimeters.

What is the mass of the aluminum sphere in kg?

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