Solving problems involving the conversion between lb and kg

In this lesson, we will investigate and model problems involving conversion between kilograms and pounds.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 1 kg?

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Q2.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 30 kg?

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Q3.What is the mass of the following items: a flat screen TV, 20,000 paintballs, a medium bag of dog food and a bowling ball?

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Q4.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 154 lb?

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Q5.Calculate the sum of 4.4 lb + 2 kg + 8.8 lb + 4 kg.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 1 kg?

1/5

Q2.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 30 kg?

2/5

Q3.What is the mass of the following items: a flat screen TV, 20,000 paintballs, a medium bag of dog food and a bowling ball?

3/5

Q4.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 154 lb?

4/5

Q5.Calculate the sum of 4.4 lb + 2 kg + 8.8 lb + 4 kg.

5/5

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Solving Problems Involving the Conversion Between lb and kg

A quiz which tests your ability to convert between kg and lb and lb and kg

Q1.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 200 kg?

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Q2.Person A lifts 440 pounds and person B lifts 215 kilograms. How much more does person B lift than person A?

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Q3.At the gym Anthony lifts 8 kg and Declan lifts 12 kg, what is the total amount they both lift in pounds?

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Q4.A family carry four suitcases with the following weights: 20 kg, 33 lb, 22 kg, 30.8 lb. What is the total weight of all 4 suitcases?

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Q5.What is the answer to the following calculation? 50 kg x 2 + 110 lb

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Solving Problems Involving the Conversion Between lb and kg

A quiz which tests your ability to convert between kg and lb and lb and kg

Q1.Which of the below is approximately equivalent to 200 kg?

1/5

Q2.Person A lifts 440 pounds and person B lifts 215 kilograms. How much more does person B lift than person A?

2/5

Q3.At the gym Anthony lifts 8 kg and Declan lifts 12 kg, what is the total amount they both lift in pounds?

3/5

Q4.A family carry four suitcases with the following weights: 20 kg, 33 lb, 22 kg, 30.8 lb. What is the total weight of all 4 suitcases?

4/5

Q5.What is the answer to the following calculation? 50 kg x 2 + 110 lb

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Lesson summary: Solving problems involving the conversion between lb and kg

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