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Offline x8is

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1g in 1L corresponds to 1mg in 1ml?
« on: June 18, 2013, 10:01:25 PM »
Once upon a time I would already know this but I've forgotten my classes.

If I dissolve 1g of a solid in 1L of water then would I be able to assume that I would have 1mg in 1ml? What info about the solid would I need?

Sorry for the elementary question but thank you for helping me.

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Re: 1g in 1L corresponds to 1mg in 1ml?
« Reply #1 on: June 19, 2013, 02:29:09 AM »
If I dissolve 1g of a solid in 1L of water then would I be able to assume that I would have 1mg in 1ml?

Yes, 1 g/L = 1 mg/mL
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Re: 1g in 1L corresponds to 1mg in 1ml?
« Reply #2 on: June 19, 2013, 10:09:42 AM »
One can use units cancellation to demonstrate this.  It is not a bad skill to develop.

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Re: 1g in 1L corresponds to 1mg in 1ml?
« Reply #3 on: June 19, 2013, 06:31:59 PM »
1L = 1000.0mL
1g = 1000.0mg
According to online metric converters


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