Table of Contents1 What items can be measured in kilograms?2 What is the kilometer used to measure?3 How many pounds are in 3 kilograms?4 What weighs more, a gram or a kilogram?

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### Which items can be measured in kilograms?

The kilogram is a unit of measurement used to measure much heavier objects

For example, a one liter soda bottle has a mass of approximately 1 kilogram

Fruits such as small watermelons and pineapples also have a mass of one kilogram

## How much does 2 kilos weigh?

It weighs about nine-tenths as much as a Chihuahua

It weighs about seven-tenths as much as a brick

It is about one and a half times heavier than a human brain

It is about twice as much as a liter of water

Itâ€™s about two-fifths the weight of a gallon of paint

It is about two-fifths the weight of a cat

## What things can we measure?

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

Length (how long), width (width), and height (how tall) are often measured with rulers or tape measures

Weight (weight) is measured with a scale

### What is used to measure the kilometer?

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

## What things make 1 km?

A kilometer (km) is approximately: a little over half a mile Lots of examples

Conversion table: kilograms to pounds

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

The small object is measured in grams

The large object is measured in kilograms

For example, a bag of flour is measured in kilograms

In the metric system, currently used in most of the world, the unit of mass is the gram (g)

Scales are calibrated in grams and more often in kilograms (1000g)

Kilograms measure large amounts of weight

Mass and weight are not the same thing

Anything that has mass or weight can be measured in kilograms

Anything that has mass or weight can be measured in kilograms

Anything that has mass or weight can be measured in kilograms

### What weighs more a gram or a kilogram?

A small clip weighs about one gram

A kilogram (kg) is used to measure the weight or mass of heavier objects

A one-liter bottle of water weighs about one kilogram

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

using kilograms is just a different way of measuring weight

(but the weight is different

Example: 1 pound is not equal to 1 kilogram) To be an international unit, like the second or the mole, it can measure, the weight, 2205 pounds is a kilogram, in several Latin American countries it is a standard unit of measurement