# The water level in a graduated cylinder stands at 20.0 mL before and at 26.2 mL after a 16.74 g metal sample is lowered into the cylinder. What is the density of the sample? What metal is the sample most likely to be?

Feb 8, 2016

$2.7 g c {m}^{-} 3$ and aluminium.
$\frac{16.74}{6.2} = 2.7 g c {m}^{-} 3$.