# A cubic meter of water has a mass of 10 kilograms. How much water is this in grams?

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#### Explanation:

We know that

And we have

All we have to do is use the conversion factor as a ratio for division.

Always remember that what you want in the answer should be in the numerator

#10kgxx(1000g)/(1kg)#

When we do that,

#10cancel(kg)xx(1000g)/(1cancel(kg))#

#rArr10000g# of water

One cubic meter actually holds

This is

#### Explanation:

While Mese Q has answered the question that was asked, the information given is far from correct.

One cubic meter holds

Each litre of water weighs

Therefore the weight of the water in a cubic meter is

or 1 tonne.

If this was to be converted into grams, you multiply kg by