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Homework Help: I need help with a density problem

  1. Jan 27, 2007 #1
    Yesterday my teacher gave me homework but I don't understand it. Heres th equestion:


    Copper has a density of 4.44 g/cm squared. What is the volume of 2.78g of copper?


    :surprised Thanks in advance for the help
     
    Last edited: Jan 27, 2007
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  3. Jan 27, 2007 #2
    What part of the question don't you understand?
     
  4. Jan 27, 2007 #3

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    The density should be in [tex]g/cm^3[/tex] and not in [tex]g/cm^2[/tex].
     
  5. Jan 27, 2007 #4
    Do you know the equation
    Denity=mass/volume
     
  6. Jan 27, 2007 #5
    What part of the question don't you understand?? Tell us what you don't understand and we will explain it to you. Like fffff said use
    density=mass/volume.
     
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