# 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.

Q1:

How many ounces are there in metric tons?

Q2:

Complete the following using , , or : .

• A
• B
• C

Q3:

Use , , or to complete the following: 14 tons.

• A
• B
• C

Q4:

Complete the following: .

• A28, 188
• B 28, 5,760
• C289, 8
• D 2, 1,788
• E 2, 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?

• A 36,000 T
• B 38,000 T
• C190 T
• D19 T
• E 2,000 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?

Q19:

How many pounds are there in 20 customary tons?

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: .