Problems on Weight Measurement
Mr Shankar is a chef in a restaurant.
Mr Shankar uses the above list of items to cook a meal for one person in a day.
Mr Shankar wanted to find quantity of rice required to cook a meal for 4 people.
From the chart the quantity of rice per person is 100 grams
So, the quantity of rice needed for 4 people is 4 times 100, which is equal to 400 grams.
Mr Shankar wanted to find the total weight of salt and oil required to cook for 4 people for 10 days continuously?
From the chart the quantity of salt per person is 5 grams
Therefore, the quantity of salt for 4 persons is as shown,
Similarly, from the chart the quantity of oil per person is 50 grams,
So, the quantity of oil for 4 persons is 200 grams,
Total weight of salt and oil needed to cook for 4 people is 220 g for one day.
Total weight of salt and oil needed to cook for 4 people for 10 days is 2200 gms ,
Example
A bag has salt packets each of 500 grams. The weight of the bag is 15 kgs. Find the number of salt packets in the bag.
We know that 1 kilogram equals to 1000 grams,
Number of Salt bags can be found by above Division,
Example
If a five rupee coin weighs 9 grams. Then, what would be the weight of 2200 coins?
Given that one five rupee coin weighs 9 grams.
Then, the weight of 2,200 coins is 19800 grams,
Recap
1 kilogram is equals to 1000 grams,
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