How do you calculate the mass, in g, of 29.6 mL f mercury (Hg) if the density of mercury is 13.6 g/ml?

1 Answer
Oct 6, 2016

Answer:

402.56g

Explanation:

Using the formula #Density=(Mass)/(Volume)#, we can rearrange it as #Mass=Density*Volume#.

The volume given is 29.6mL and the density given is 13.6g/ml. Plugging it into our equation, we get
#Mass=29.6cancel(ml)*(13.6g)/cancel(ml)=402.56g#