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How many grams in a kilogram?

1000

How many milligrams in a gram?

1000

How many micrograms in a milligram?

1000

How many cc's in an ml?

1

How many ml in a cc?

1

How many drops (gtts) are there in a minum?

1

One drop (gtt) is how many minums?

1

How many gtts in an ml?

15 or 16

How many minums in an ml?

15 or 16

How many dr in a teaspoon?

1

How many minums in a gtt?

1

How many gtts in a minum

1

How many minums in an ml?

15 or 16

How many gtts in an ml?

15 or 16

A gtt is a ______.

drop

1 minum = 1 ______.

1 minum = 1 drop

1 dram (dr) =

1 teaspoon
4 ml (adult) 5 ml (pediatric) 
1 teaspoon (t) =

4 ml (adult) or
5 ml (pediatric) or 1 dram 
How many mls in a dram?

4 (adult) or 5 (pediatric)

How many drams in a teaspoon?

1

How many mls in an ounce?

30

How many tablespoons (T) in an ounce?

2

One ounce (oz.) =

30 ml or 2 T

How many mls in a liter?

1000

How many ounces in a liter?

32

How many quarts in a liter?

1

How many mls in a quart?

1000

How many ounces in a quart?

32

How many ounces in a cup?

8

How many mls in a cup?

240

How many ounces in a pint?

16

How many mls in a pint?

480

How many mg in a gr?

60

how many grs in a gram (g)?

15

A gram is how many grains?

15

gr 1/2 = ______ mg.

30

gr 1/6 = ______ mg.

10

gr 1/150 = ______ mg.

0.4

gr 1/300 = ______ mg.

0.2

gtt is the abbreviation for...

drop

a cursive letter Z is the abbreviation for...

ounce or dram

oz is the abbreviation for...

ounce

dr is the abbreviation for...

dram

mcg is the abbreviation for...

microgram (1000th of a milligram)

SS is the abbreviation for...

1/2

g is the abbreviation for...

gram

gr is the abbreviation for...

grain

How many pounds is 1 kg?

2.2

In medication calculations, carry all answers to _______ (what decimal place?)

tenths

For drop or microdrop answers, round to _________.

a whole number (you can't have half a drop).

What two drugs are always rounded to hundredths?

Insulin and Heparin

For ml/hr, round to ________.

a whole number

Do not round pediatric calculations to tenths. Carry pediatric answers to hundredths and _____________.

drop (do not round) after two decimal places.
Example: 78.6799 = 78.67 
Do not round until _________.

the final answer has been obtained.

What are the four exceptions to the First Rule of Rounding (carry all answers to tenths)?

1. Pediatric
2. Drop & Microdrop 3. ml/hr 4. Insulin & Heparin 