Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 2 - Solving Equations - Concept Byte - Page 123: 13


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In order to solve this problem, we need to convert grams into pounds, and we need to convert $cm^{3}$ into liters. The grams to pounds conversion is not technically necessary, but because we understand weights better in pounds, it is a useful conversion. We, however, must convert $cm^{3}$ to liters as the volume of our bucket is in liters, so we need to know the density in liters.
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