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Density of a Metal

A graduated cylinder weighs 46.3 g when empty and holds 35.1 ml water (d = 1.00 g/cm3). An unknown metal is submerged into the water and brings the total volume to 58.1 ml and the mass of the cylinder and contents to 332.3 g. What is the density of the metal?

Solution Summary

This solution shows how to calculate the density of a metal by submerging it in a graduated cylinder.