We will learn the use of decimal in measuring the mass.
As we already know that,
1000 grams = 1 kilogram or 1000 g = 1 kg
So, 1 g is one thousandths of a kg.
or, 1 g = \(\frac{1}{1000}\) kg = 0.001 kg
Similarly, 12 g = 0.012 kg (12 grams is twelve thousandths of a kilogram)
315 g = 0.315 kg (315 grams is three hundred fifteen thousandths of a kilogram)
Kilograms and grams can be expressed together as decimals.
For example,
45 kg 200 g = 45.200 kg or 45.2 kg
18 kg 56 g = 18.056 kg
69 kg 41 g = 69.041 kg
101 kg 80 g = 101.080 kg or 101.08 kg
9 kg 315 g = 9.315 kg
111 kg 5 g = 111.005 kg
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