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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 