The density of silver (Ag) is 10.5000 g/cm^3. How do you find of Ag that occupies 965 cm^3 of space?

1 Answer
Sep 26, 2016

Answer:

To find the mass, multiply the density by the volume.

Explanation:

#rho,"density"# #=# #"Mass"/"Volume"#.

And thus #"Mass"# #=# #rhoxx"volume"#

#=# #10.500*g*cm^-3xx965*cm^3#

#=# #10132.5*g#.

Silver currently sells for #$0-63" USD "g^-1#. How much is your lump worth?