Hello everyone! I am new to the forum and it looks an excellent forum, and busy too, which is always good! I feel a bit of a novice for asking this, but i have never been that great at Maths or Physics, so bear with me please.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

Basically, i would like to know please, if i was dealing with a density which has a minus at the end of the cubic metres, how do i go about that?

I need to work out the density of an object with the calculation...

5 x 10^{3}kg m^{-3}

2. Relevant equations

3. The attempt at a solution

Im guessing that when there is 5 x 10^{3}that means 5 x 30,000?

But it is just the m^{-3}which then confuses me.

Many thanks and again sorry for the novice post.

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