Introductory Chemistry (5th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 032191029X
ISBN 13: 978-0-32191-029-5

Chapter 2 - Measurement and Problem Solving - Exercises - Problems - Page 52: 81


1.5$\times$10$^3$ grams

Work Step by Step

We are first told by the question to convert pounds into grams, so we must find out how many grams are in a pound 1 pound= 453.592 grams Then we are told that there are 3.3 pounds (3.3)(1) pounds= (3.3)(453.592) grams 3.3 pounds= 1496.8536 grams $\approx$ 1.5$\times$10$^3$ grams
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