# What is the density of a block of marble that occupies #310 cm^3# and has a mass of #853 g#?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 1, 2015

#### Answer:

Density is simply mass per unit volume. You have already supplied these quantities, now take the quotient.

#### Explanation:

Density

Whatever the numerical answer is (2.5 approx.), the units are

Would the marble float on water? Why or why not?