# 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.

Q1:

Find the suitable unit to measure the weight of a chair.

• Agrams
• Bkilograms
• Ctonnes

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.

Q12:

Is it true that

• ANo
• BYes