Weight, The Metric System

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

1. Complete the following:

82 kg = ___ g

A. 8.2 g
B. 820 g
C. 8200 g
D. 82,000 g

2. An automobile would best be measured in ___

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

3. Solve for the following. Simplify if necessary.

A. 9 kg 28 g
B. 8 kg 285 g
C. 8 kg 342 g
D. 4 kg 258 g

4. Complete the following:

35 g = ___ mg

E. 35,000 mg
F. 3,500 mg
G. 350 mg
H. 0.35 mg

5. The contents of a box of pudding has a mass of 250 g. How many boxes must be bought to have 1 kg of pudding?

A. 2
B. 3
C. 4
D. Not here

6. Solve for the following. Simplify if necessary.

E. 4 kg 770 g
F. 4 kg 180 g
G. 10 kg 770 g
H. 10 kg 220 g

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

A. A computer
B. A box of tissues
C. A truck
D. An elephant

8. A bag of flour holds 2 kg of flour. When the remaining four was measured there was only 750 grams. How much flour has been used?

E. 1250 g
F. 1000 g
G. 250 g
H. 50 g

9. Complete the following statement:

9,345 g = ___ kg

A. 934.5 kg
B. 93.45 kg
C. 9.345 kg
D. 0.09345 kg

10. Which of the following would best measured in milligrams?

E. A pencil
F. A dictionary
G. A laptop computer
H. A bag of sugar