Problem 1-2| General Principles| Engineering Mechanics: Statics| RC Hibbeler

Wood has a density of 4.70\:slug/ft^3 What is its density expressed in SI units?

Solution:

4.70\:slug/ft^3\times \left[\frac{\left(1\:ft^3\right)\left(14.59\:kg\right)}{\left(0.3048\:m\right)^3\:\left(1\:slug\right)}\right]=2.42\:Mg/m^3

 

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