# SOLUTION: A sphere with a diameter 1 meter has a mass of 120 kilograms. What is the mass, in kilograms, of a sphere of the same kind of material that has a diameter of 2 meters?

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 Question 208717: A sphere with a diameter 1 meter has a mass of 120 kilograms. What is the mass, in kilograms, of a sphere of the same kind of material that has a diameter of 2 meters? Found 2 solutions by ankor@dixie-net.com, Alan3354:Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(16525)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A sphere with a diameter 1 meter has a mass of 120 kilograms. What is the mass, in kilograms, of a sphere of the same kind of material that has a diameter of 2 meters? : Using the volumes of two sphere, we can see: = Therefore 8 * 120 = 960 kilgrams Answer by Alan3354(34677)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Ankor used radius when it said diameter. Since it's a ratio, his answer is correct.