What is a common household item that weighs 1000 grams
Some common household items that weigh 1,000 grams are: a baseball bat, a whole pineapple, a liter of water or soda/juice, and a dictionary. Three cans of soda weigh about 1 kilogram as well. 1,000 grams is equal to 1 kilogram, or approximately 2.2 pounds. Kilograms are often used to measure body mass, the weight of household furniture, and large objects. In countries using the metric system, a standard bag of sugar or flour weighs 1,000 grams. The abbreviation for kilogram is "kg", and for grams it's "g".
Updated on Saturday, February 04 2012 at 11:35PM EST