# A graduated cylinder contains 225 mL of water. What is the new water level affer 30.2 g of silver metal with a density of 10.5 g/mL is submerged in the water?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 21, 2017

Well, we work out the water displaced by the silver........

#### Explanation:

Well, we work out the water displaced by the silver........by calculating the volume of the silver nugget using the density.

Thus

This is consistent dimensionally, because

So the volume will be approx.