## One cubic foot holds 7.48 gallons of water and one gallon of water weighs 8.33 pounds. How much does a cubic foot of water weigh in pounds?

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One cubic foot holds 7.48 gallons of water and one gallon of water weighs 8.33 pounds. How much does a cubic foot of water weigh in pounds? in ounces (avoirdupois)?

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1. 1 cubic foot = 7.48 gallons

1 gallon = 8.33 lbs

1 cubic foot (in lbs weight) = 7.48 gallons * 8.33 lbs = 62.3084 lbs = 62.3 lbs

1 lb = 16 oz

1 cubic foot water = 62.3084 lbs * 16 oz = 996.9344 is = 996.9 oz = 997 oz

2. Answer: Weight of water in 1 cubic foot water (in pounds) Weight of water in 1 cubic foot water (in ounces)= Step-by-step explanation:

Given: One cubic foot holds 7.48 gallons of water.

One gallon of water weighs 8.33 pounds.

To find the weight of water in 1 cubic foot water in pounds we apply Unitary method.

Weight of water in 1 cubic foot water (in pounds) ⇒Weight of water in 1 cubic foot water (in pounds) Since , 1 pound = 16 ounces .

Weight of water in 1 cubic foot water (in ounces)= 