A machine shop worker records the mass of an aluminum cube as 176 g. If one side of the cube measures 4 cm, what is the density of the aluminum?

1 Answer
Oct 26, 2016

Answer:

#"Density"# #=# #"Mass"/"Volume"#, so........

Explanation:

So we take the given quotient:

#rho=(176*g)/(4*cmxx4*cmxx4*cm)# #=# #(176*g)/(64*cm^3)# #=# #??g*cm^-3#.

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