# Metric Units Of Capacity And Mass Worksheet - Grade 5

Metric Units of Capacity and Mass
The metric units of liquid capacity
The metric units of mass are the
are the milliliter (mL) and liter (L).
gram (g) and kilogram (kg).
20 drops of water
A paper clip has
a mass of about 1 g.
1000 grams (g)
1 kilogram (kg)
1000 milliliters (mL)
1 liter (L)
A hardcover dictionary
has a mass of about 1 kg.
Multiply or divide to rename units of measurement.
Multiply to rename larger
Divide to rename smaller
units as smaller units.
units as larger units.
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25 L
mL
72 000 g
kg
25 L
(25
1000) mL
72 000
(72 000
1000) kg
(25 000 mL
72 kg
Which metric unit of capacity is better to measure each? Write mL or L.
1. milk jug
2. bottle of eyedrops
3. glass of juice
Which metric unit of mass is better to measure each? Write g or kg.
4. a dozen bananas
5. personal computer
6. pencil
Multiply or divide to rename each unit.
7. 9 L
mL
8. 10 000 mL
L
9. 72 L
mL
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10. 50 000 g
kg
11. 50 kg
g
12. 12 000 g
kg
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Measurement II