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# Is a bowling ball measured in grams or kilograms?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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9y ago

Technically neither. A Baseball is likely to be measud in ounces, since baseball is American, and the US has not formally adopted metric measurements. However, if the question is asking which would be the appropriate measurement - grams or kilograms - the answer would be grams. See the related question below.

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11y ago

Wiki User

9y ago

They're typically measured in pounds. There are rule conversions to measurement in kilograms.

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9y ago

They're measured in pounds.

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11y ago

kilograms

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### Is a bowling ball measure by grams or kilograms?

They're typically measured in pounds. There are rule conversions to measurement in kilograms.

### Does a bowling ball weigh about eleven grams or eleven kilograms?

Neither. The maximum weight for a bowling ball is approximately 7.25 kilograms or 7250 grams.

### Does a bowling ball weigh in eleven grams or in eleven kilograms?

It is measured in kilograms, but it also depends on the actual weight. The average bowling balls you can buy on the market weigh anywhere from 6 lbs to 16 lbs.

### What unit of measure would be use to measure the mass of a bowling ball?

Pounds are used to measure the mass of a bowling ball in the US, although the mass of an object that size is usually measured in kilograms in other countries.Pounds (US)

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### How much does a bowling ball weigh in grams?

A typical bowling ball weighs between 6,800 to 7,300 grams.

### What is the appropriate unit for figuring the mass of a tractor a coin a letter a bowling ball and a encyclopedia?

One unit won't work for all of them. Coins and letters are small enough to be measured in grams. Bowling balls and encyclopedias are measured in pounds, and tractors in tons.

### Is a bowling ball grams or kilograms?

Kilogram is a unit of mass, not of weight. According to the Wikipedia article, "they generally range from six pounds to 16 pounds in weight"; in kilograms, that would be about half this amount (roughly 3-8 kilograms).