# Worksheet: The Metric Ton

In this worksheet, we will practice measuring mass in metric tons, converting kilograms to metric tons, and choosing the appropriate unit to measure the mass of an object.

**Q2: **

Fill in the blank: .

**Q3: **

A steel factory produces 12,000 kilograms of steel every week. 1 week, the factory produced 10,000 kilograms of steel. Find, in metric tons, the amount of steel needed to meet the weekly target.

**Q4: **

What is a suitable unit for measuring the weight of a desk?

- Ametric tons
- Bgrams
- Ckilograms

**Q5: **

What is a suitable unit for measuring the weight of a truck?

- Akilograms
- Bmetric tons
- Cgrams

**Q6: **

What is a suitable unit for measuring the weight of a car tire?

- AKilograms
- BGrams
- CMetric tons

**Q7: **

Which of the following can be the weight of an adult African elephant?

- A5 kilograms
- B5 grams
- C5 metric tons

**Q8: **

Fill in the blank: .

**Q9: **

What is a suitable unit for measuring the weight of a white whale?

- Agrams
- Bmetric tons
- Ckilograms

**Q10: **

Which of the following can be the weight of a watermelon?

- A5 metric tons
- B5 grams
- C5 kilograms

**Q11: **

Express in metric tons.