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Finding density when given mass and volume

  1. Sep 25, 2010 #1
    A sample of an unknown metal has a mass of 3.51x10^3 mg and a volume of 8.01 cm3. What is the density of the metal in units of grams per cubic centimeter?

    I have tried the density formula, d=m/v but the answer keeps coming up incorrect. I am not quite sure how to find this density when the mass is in scientific formula.

    can anyone help

  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 25, 2010 #2
    Check your units.
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