Table of Contents1 What things can be measured in kilograms?2 What is a kilometer used to measure?3 How many pounds are in 3 kilograms?4 Which is heavier than a gram or a kilogram?

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### What things can be measured in kilograms?

A kilogram is a unit of measurement used to measure very heavy objects

For example, a 1 liter bottle of soda weighs 1 kilogram

Fruits such as small melons and pineapples also weigh about 1 kilogram

### How much does 2 kilograms weigh?

It weighs about nine-tenths as much as a Chihuahua

It is about seven-tenths as heavy as a Brick

It is about one and a half times heavier than the Human Brain

It weighs twice as much as a liter of Water

It weighs about two-fifths as much as a gallon of paint

It weighs about two-fifths as much as a Cat

## What can we measure?

People measure all kinds of things, using different instruments or tools to help them

Length (how long), width (how wide), and height (how tall) are usually measured with rulers or measuring tapes

Weight (how much it weighs) is measured on a scale

### What is a kilometer used to measure?

Kilometer (km), also written kilometer, a unit of length equal to 1,000 meters and equal to 06214 mile (see metric system)

## What objects are 1km long?

A kilometer (km) is about: more than half a mile…Many examples

Conversion Table: From Kilograms to Pounds

### How are things measured in grams and kilograms?

A small thing is measured in grams

A large object is measured in kilograms

For example, a bag of flour is measured in kilograms

In the metric system, which is used throughout the world, the unit of weight is the gram (g)

Weights are measured in grams and often in kilograms (1000 g)

Kilograms measure a lot of weight

Weight and weight are not the same thing

Any weight or mass can be measured in kilograms

Any weight or mass can be measured in kilograms

Any weight or mass can be measured in kilograms

### What is heavier a gram or a kilogram?

A small piece of paper weighing one gram

The kilogram (kg) is used to measure the weight or mass of heavy objects

A one liter bottle of water weighs one kilogram

### What is the difference between a pound and a kilogram?

using kilograms is a different way of measuring body weight

(but the weight is different

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