Asked Feb 16, 2019

A 75.4 g graduated cylinder has a mass of 94.8 g when containing 17.7 mL of a liquid. Calculate the density of the liquid.


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Mass of a substance refers to the amount of matter present in the given substance. It is measured in units of grams or kilograms. It is denoted through the symbol (m).

Step 2

Volume of a substance refers to the amount of three dimensional space occupied by the given object. The units which express the volume of a given substance are liters , milliliters, gallons etc. It is denoted by the symbol (v).

Step 3

Density of a substance can be calculated through the ratio of mass divided by the volume of the substance. The SI un...

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