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# How much does a gram weigh on a scale?

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A gram weighs 1 gram on a scale. A gram is a unit of mass equal to one-thousandth of a kilogram. If the scale is using other units, a gram weighs 0.0357 ounces.

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The kilogram and gram are units of mass in the metric system. The metric system is used as the system of measurements worldwide except in the United States, Liberia and Myanmar. In the United States, the units of weight, which are approximately the same as units of mass, are the pound and ounce. An ounce weighs 28.35 grams, and there are 16 ounces in 1 pound. Therefore 1 pound weighs 453.6 grams.

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According to the U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing, a dollar weighs one gram. This is the same weight for every denomination of a U.S. note.

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A gram is equal to exactly 0.03527396195 ounces. For practical everyday purposes, a rounded figure of 1 gram to 0.035 is used. Thus, there are 7 ounces in 200 grams (200 x 0.035).