Worksheet: Converting Customary Units of Weight

Q1:

How many ounces are there in tons?

Q2:

How many ounces are there in of a ton?

Q3:

Complete the following using , , or : .

• A
• B
• C

Q4:

Convert 66.52 kilograms to pounds. Give your answer correct to the nearest hundredth.

Q5:

Complete the following: You can measure weight in ounces and .

• Agallons
• Bkilometers
• Cliters
• Dpounds
• Ecups

Q6:

How many customary tons are there in 38 000 lb?

• A 38 000 T
• B 190 T
• C 2 000 T
• D 19 T
• E 36 000 T

Q7:

Ethan received a package that weighed 478 ounces. Which of the following is equivalent to the weight of the package?

• A 23 lb and 18 oz
• B 29 lb and 449 oz
• C 23 lb and 455 oz
• D 29 lb and 14 oz
• E 39 lb and 10 oz

Q8:

Complete the following with the maximum number of pounds and the remainder in ounces: .

• A66, 3
• B49, 746
• C66, 729
• D49, 11
• E397, 1

Q9:

Complete the following: .

Q10:

Complete the following using , , or : .

• A
• B
• C

Q11:

Complete the following: .

Q12:

A chef anticipates that he will sell 45 8-ounce steaks on a Friday night. His supplier sells steaks in multiples of 5 lb.

How many pounds of steak should he buy?

Is this an estimate or an exact value?

• Aan estimate
• Ban exact value

Q13:

Madison weighed 6 pounds and 11 ounces on the day of her birth. Four months later, her weight doubled. How much did Madison weigh when she was four months old?

• A 12 pounds and 11 ounces
• B 8 pounds and 13 ounces
• C 14 pounds and 6 ounces
• D 13 pounds and 6 ounces
• E 8 pounds and 11 ounces

Q14:

A pumpkin weighs about of a ton. Determine how many pounds the pumpkin weighs.

Q15:

How many 12-ounce bags of nuts can be filled from a 3-pound one?

Q16:

Complete the following using , , or : .

• A
• B
• C

Q17:

Fill in the blanks: .

Q18:

How many tons are there in 1 357 lb? Write your answer as a fraction in its simplest form.

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q19:

Complete the following: .

Q20:

Determine, to the nearest hundredth, the number of pounds in 901 g.

Q21:

What is 61.46 lb in kilograms? Round the answer to the nearest hundredth.

Q22:

Complete the following: .

• A28, 188
• B2, 5 786
• C28, 5 760
• D2, 1 788
• E289, 8

Q23:

Between an ostrich egg that weighs 3.1 pounds and an emperor penguin egg weighing 15 ounces, which is the heavier?

• AThe ostrich egg.
• BThe emperor penguin egg.

Q24:

How many pounds are there in 34 oz?

• A 34 lb
• B 544 lb
• C 17 lb
• D lb
• E lb

Q25:

How many pounds are in tons?