The average density of human blood is 1.06 g/ml. what is the mass of blood in an adult with a blood volume of 5.5l? express your answer in (a) grams & (b) ounces.
Answer : The mass of human blood in grams and ounce are 5830 grams and 205.647 ounce.
Density : It is defined as the mass contained per unit volume.
Formula used for density :
Density of human blood = 1.06 g/mL
Volume of human blood = 5.5 L = 5500 mL
conversion used : 1 L = 1000 mL
Now put all the given values in the above formula, we get the mass of human blood.
The mass of human blood in grams = 5830 grams
Conversion used :
Therefore, the mass of human blood in grams and ounce are 5830 grams and 205.647 ounce.