# Worksheet: Converting and Comparing Mass: Customary Units

In this worksheet, we will practice how to convert between ounces, pounds, and tons and apply unit conversion to solve real-world problems using decimals and fractions.

**Q4: **

Complete the following: .

- A28, 188
- B28, 5,760
- C289, 8
- D2, 1,788
- E2, 5,786

**Q5: **

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

**Q6: **

Complete the following using , , or : .

- A
- B
- C

**Q7: **

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.

**Q8: **

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

**Q9: **

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

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q10: **

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

**Q11: **

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

**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 exact value
- Ban estimate

**Q13: **

Complete the following: .

**Q14: **

How many pounds are there in 34 oz?

- A lb
- B lb
- C544 lb
- D17 lb
- E34 lb

**Q15: **

How many pounds are in tons?

**Q16: **

How many customary tons are there in 38,000 lb?

- A36,000 T
- B38,000 T
- C190 T
- D19 T
- E2,000 T

**Q17: **

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

- A23 lb and 18 oz
- B23 lb and 455 oz
- C29 lb and 14 oz
- D29 lb and 449 oz
- E39 lb and 10 oz

**Q18: **

How many ounces are there in 8 lb?

**Q20: **

Complete the following using , , or : .

- A
- B
- C

**Q21: **

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?

- A12 pounds and 11 ounces
- B13 pounds and 6 ounces
- C8 pounds and 13 ounces
- D8 pounds and 11 ounces
- E14 pounds and 6 ounces

**Q22: **

A bag of oranges weighs , and a bag of pomegranate weighs . Determine the difference between the weights.

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q23: **

Fill in the blank: .