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An Introduction to Physical Science

14th Edition
James Shipman + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305079137
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An Introduction to Physical Science

14th Edition
James Shipman + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305079137

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Chapter 1.5, Problem 2PQ
Textbook Problem

What is the difference between a cubic centimeter (cm3) and a milliliter (mL)?

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To determine
Difference between a cubic centimetre and a millilitre.

Explanation of Solution

Given Info: Units are given.

Explanation:

Conversion of liter to centimetre is,

1 L=1000 cm3

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