# Mastering Metric Conversions: From Grams to Tonnes

Mastering Metric Conversions: From Grams to Tonnes
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This lesson contains 13 slides, with interactive quizzes and text slides.

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Mastering Metric Conversions: From Grams to Tonnes

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Learning Objective
Understand the conversion between grams, kilograms, and tonnes and apply it to solve problems.

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What do you already know about converting between grams, kilograms, and tonnes?

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Understanding the Metric System
The metric system is based on powers of 10. Grams, kilograms, and tonnes are units of mass in this system.

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Converting Grams to Kilograms
To convert grams to kilograms, divide by 1000. For example, 3000g = 3kg.

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Converting Kilograms to Grams
To convert kilograms to grams, multiply by 1000. For example, 5kg = 5000g.

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Converting Kilograms to Tonnes
To convert kilograms to tonnes, divide by 1000. For example, 5000kg = 5t.

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Converting Tonnes to Kilograms
To convert tonnes to kilograms, multiply by 1000. For example, 3t = 3000kg.

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Converting Grams to Tonnes
To convert grams to tonnes, divide by 1,000,000. For example, 500,000g = 0.5t.

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Putting It All Together
Practice converting between grams, kilograms, and tonnes with a variety of exercises.

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Write down 3 things you learned in this lesson.

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Have students enter three things they learned in this lesson. With this they can indicate their own learning efficiency of this lesson.
Write down 2 things you want to know more about.

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Here, students enter two things they would like to know more about. This not only increases involvement, but also gives them more ownership.