An empty carton weighs 750 grams. Packet of crisps weigh 27 grams each.

An empty carton weighs 750 grams. Packet of crisps weigh 27 grams each. calculate the total weight (in grams) of a carton filled with 24 packets of crisps

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You need to calculate the total weight of the packs of crisps and add it to the weight of the empty carton.
jon.ellis
16 August 2011
So the total weight of the crisps packets is: 27x24= 648g
jon.ellis
16 August 2011
Adding on the carton is: 750+648= 1,398g
jon.ellis
16 August 2011
You are not asked to convert it into kilograms, but if you were there are 1,000g in a kg. So the weight would be 1,398/1,000 = 1.398kg
jon.ellis
16 August 2011
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