What is the mass (weight) of a pencil in grams?


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Joseph Staladi answered
Mass is the quantity of matter in the object and weight is the force of gravity acting upon the object
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Duane Bryant answered
1 pound = 16 ounces = 453.59237 grams exactly
The weight in grams divided by 453.59237 = the weight in ounces divided by 16 Or:  (find weight of pencil in ounces first
X/453.59237 = Weight of pencil in ounces/16
Multiply both sides by 453.59237 and then do division to solve for X

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