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Units of Measure

If a box is 3cm by 2cm by 10 cm how much mass could it hold before if would sink in water?


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January 21, 2008 7:59PM

Volume = 3 cm x 2 cm x 10 cm = 60 cm3 Mass of 60 cm3 water = 60 grams Mass of box + contents would be >60 grams before it could sink.