# Problem: A 200-mL Erlenmeyer flask weighs 218.5 grams when empty and 298.3 grams when filled with an unknown alcohol to the 125-mL mark. Determine the density of the alcohol (g/mL).

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A 200-mL Erlenmeyer flask weighs 218.5 grams when empty and 298.3 grams when filled with an unknown alcohol to the 125-mL mark. Determine the density of the alcohol (g/mL).

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