Weight, The Metric System

TEKS 11a,b TAAS Obj. 4
Post-Test

1. Complete the following:

8,700 mg = ___ g

A. 0.87 g
B. 8.700 g
C. 87 g
D. 870 g

2. A toothpick would best be measured in _____.

E. milligrams
F. grams
G. kilograms
H. liters

3. Solve for the following. Simplify if necessary.

A. 6 kg 261 g
B. 6 kg 505 g
C. 11kg 505 g
D. 10 kg 261 g

4. Complete the following:

0.5 k = ___ g

E. 0.5 g
F. 50 g
G. 500 g
H. 5000 g

5. For the picnic, 2500 grams of beans are needed. How many kilograms of beans is this?

A. 2.500 kg
B. 25.00 kg
C. 250 kg
D. .0250 kg

6. Solve for the following. Simplify if necessary.

E. 4 kg 400 g
F. 4 kg 650 g
G. 3 kg 400 g
H. 3 kg 650 g

7. Which of the following would best be measured in kilograms?

A. A box of tissue
B. A piano
C. A box of cereal
D. A pen

8. The recipe calls for 525 grams of sugar. 140 grams of sugar was measured. How much more sugar is needed to complete the recipe?

E. 665 g
F. 385 g
G. 425 g
H. 625

9. Complete the following statement:

253 g = ____ kg

A. 0.253 kg
B. 25.30 kg
C. 253 kg
D. 2530 kg

10. When the puppy was taken to the vet for a check-up, the puppy weighed 3.5 kilograms. How many grams did the puppy weigh?

E. 35 g
F. 350 g
G. 3500 g
H. 35,000 g