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11th Edition

Raymond A. Serway + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305952300

Chapter 1, Problem 36P

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Treat a cell in a human as a sphere of radius 1.0 *μ*m. (a) Determine the volume of a cell. (b) Estimate the volume of your body. (c) Estimate the number of cells in your body.

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