# The concentration of carbon monoxide in an urban apartment is 49 µg/m3.

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The concentration of carbon monoxide in an urban apartment is 49 µg/m3. What mass of carbon monoxide in grams is present in a room measuring 8 ✕ 12 ✕ 22 ft? (Enter your answer to three digits.) Explain

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Step 1
Find the volume in Cubic Feet.

V = l*w*h
V = 8 * 12 * 22
V = 2112 cu feet.

Step 2
Convert this to cubic meters
Conversion Factor 1 m^3 = 35.315 ft^3
1 m^3 = 35.315 ft^3
x = 2112 ft^3

x = 2112/35.315
x = 59.80 m^3

Step 3
Find the Carbon Monoxide.

1 m^3 = 43 micrograms Carbon Monoxide.
59.80 m^3 = x

x = 2571.60 micrograms.

Step 4
Convert Micrograms into grams.

1 gram = 1*10^6 micrograms.
x gram = 2571.60 micrograms.

x = 2.5716 * 10^-3 grams.

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