If gold is selling for 675 dollars an ounce, what is the value of 1.00 #i n^3# of pure gold given that the density of gold is 19.3 #g/(cm^3)#?

1 Answer
Sep 1, 2016

Answer:

#value = 7530.3 dollars#

Explanation:

1 in # = 2.54 cm#
1 in^3 #= 2.54xx2.54xx2.54 cm^3 = 16.387 cm^3#
#16.387xx19.3=316.2691 grams#
#1 ounce =28.3495 grams#

#316.2691/28.3495=11.156 ounce#

#value =11.156xx675=7530.3 dollars#