# Worksheet: Metric Units of Mass

In this worksheet, we will practice estimating and measuring mass using metric units and choosing the appropriate unit of measurement in a real-world situation.

**Q2: **

Which unit is best to measure the mass of a child?

- A kilograms
- B grams

**Q3: **

Which unit is best to measure the mass of a lawn mower?

- A kilograms
- B grams

**Q4: **

Which of the following terms can be used when referring to the heaviness of an object?

- Acapacity
- Blength
- Cheight
- Dweight
- Earea

**Q5: **

Which of the following is closest to the weight of a hen?

- A 20 kg
- B kg
- C 30 kg
- D kg
- E 35 kg

**Q6: **

Which of the following is closest to the weight of a tennis ball?

- A 20 kg
- B 50 kg
- C 30 kg
- D kg
- E 25 kg

**Q7: **

Which of the following is closest to the weight of an elephant?

- A 4 kg
- B 10 kg
- C 8 kg
- D 700 kg
- E 30 kg

**Q8: **

Which of the following is closest to the weight of three oranges?

- A 15 kg
- B 5 kg
- C 30 kg
- D kg
- E 40 kg

**Q9: **

Last year Sally weighed 107 kg. Now, she weighs 57 kg. How much weight did she lose?

**Q10: **

Jacob weighs 54 kilograms and 800 grams. Matthew weighs 53 kilograms and 400 grams. What is the difference, in grams, between their weights?

**Q11: **

A person can purchase their favourite mints in packages of 994 grams or 2 kilograms. Which has a greater mass, the first package or the second one?

- Athe second package
- Bthe first package

**Q12: **

A girl stood on a scale. She weighted 58 kg. Her and her cat weighted 61 kg. How much does her cat weigh?

**Q13: **

Charlotte bought a bag of flour and a pack of tea. If their weights were kg and 825 g, what is the total weight in grams?

**Q14: **

Which of the following is closest to the weight of a child?

- A kg
- B 1 kg
- C kg
- D 32 kg
- E 2 kg

**Q15: **

Ethan bought a bottle of milk, weighing one kilogram, and a packet of tea, weighing 400 grams. What was the total weight in grams?

**Q16: **

Find .

- A kg
- B 2 kg
- C kg
- D 1 kg

**Q17: **

Which of the following is closest to the weight of a tablet?

- A 80 kg
- B 20 kg
- C 60 kg
- D kg
- E 50 kg