Mass (Weight) - Customary System

 

ounce pound ton
  1 pound = 16 ounces 1 ton = 2000 pounds
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A slice a bread weighs about 1 ounce.
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A loaf of bread weighs about 1 pound.
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A car weighs about 1 ton.