how do you convert 485 cm^3 to dm^3 ?
chemistry homework help! if you could explain how to do it then i can do the rest of my hw... help plz?!
- ChemTeamLv 77 years agoFavorite Answer
Think of 485 cm^3 like this:
485 cm by 1 cm by 1 cm
Now, consider the conversion from cm to dm:
10 cm = 1 dm
What we will do is replace the cm with dm:
(485 cm x 1 dm / 10 cm) by (1 cm x 1 dm / 10 cm) by (1 cm x 1 dm / 10 cm) = 0.485 dm^3Source(s): ChemTeam