🤓 Based on our data, we think this question is relevant for Professor Carlon's class at UCB.
An empty beaker weighs 42.15 g.
a) When completely filed with water, the beaker and its contents have a total mass of 317.75 g. What volume (mL) does the beaker hold? Use d = 1.00 g/mL as the density of water.
b) How much (g) would the beaker and its contents weigh if it was completely filled with mercury? The density of mercury is d = 13.5 g/mL.