Problem: Aspirin has a density of 1.40 g/cm3.What is the volume (in cubic centimeters) of an aspirin tablet weighing 2.6×102 mg ?

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In this problem, we are asked to find the volume (in cubic centimeters) of an aspirin tablet.


We can calculate the volume of the object by using its mass and density:

Mass (density) → volume


Given values:

Mass = 2.6×102 mg

Density =  1.40 g/cm3


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Aspirin has a density of 1.40 g/cm3.


What is the volume (in cubic centimeters) of an aspirin tablet weighing 2.6×102 mg ?

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