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What is bigger, a gram or a grain?

Gram


What is bigger, kg or g?

kg
1 kg equals 1000 g 

How many milligrams make up a g?

1000


List the metric weights from smallest to biggest

nanogram
microgram milligram gram kilogram 

What is the abbreviation for a nanogram

ng


What is bigger, nanogram or microgram?

microgram
1 mg = 1000 ng 

How many milliliters in a teaspoon?

5


How many milliliters in a tablespoon?

15


How many ounces in a tablespoon?

1/2


How many milliliters in an oz?

30


15 ml = ______oz

1/2


How many ml in an oz?

30


250 ml= ______oz

8+


500 ml = _____pint
500 ml = _____oz 
1+ pint
16+ oz 

1000 ml = _____quarts

1+


1 fluid oz = ______mL

30


1 milliliter = _____minims (m)

15


4 milliliters = _____drams

1 (3)must be the abbreviation for dram


What is bigger, kg or lb?

kg


How many pounds for 1 kg?

2.2


How many milligrams for 15 grains?

1000


How many milligrams is gr4?

250mg=gr4


How many grains equals 1000 milligram?

15


0.3 mg = gr _____

1/200


_____ milligrams = 1/2 grain

30
30 milligrams (mg)=gr 1/2 

How many milligrams equals 1 grain?
_____mg=gr1 
60


What is the formula for celcius conversion to farenheit?

multiply by 1.8 and add 32


What is the formula for farenheit to celcius conversion?

subtract 32 and divide by 1.8


Converting f to c, do you add or subtract?

subtract


Converting c to f, do you multiply or divide?

multiply


C to F
add/subtract multiply divide? 
multiply and add


F to C
add/subtract multiply/divide? 
subtract and divide


How do you round kilograms?

carry to the hundreths, round to the tenths.
2.06kg = 2.1kg 

How do you round pounds?

round to whole number


How many mg in gr 1?

60


4mL=__ dram

1


16mL=__ dram

4


1 t= __ mL

1 t= 5mL


1T= __mL

1T= 15mL


1mL=___minims
0.5mL=____minims 
1mL=15 min
0.5mL=8 min 

8 min=_____mL

8 min= 0.5mL


1 tablespoon= ___oz

1/2


1/2 oz= ___mL

15
1/2 oz=15ml 

1 dram=___mL

4


8mL=___dram

2


q.h.s.

at bedtime


qh

every hour


What do you need to do to solve this problem?
client is 145lbs DO=6mg/kg 24h 
First convert lb to kg
Then figure out how many mg to her kg Then figure out how many doses in 24 hrs 

gr1=___mg

60


gr 1/2= ___mg

30


30mg=gr___

1/2


60 mg=gr___

1


250mg=gr___

4


500mg=gr____

7 1/2


1000mg=gr____

15


What is the rounding rule for grains?

expressed in a fraction if you have less that 60 mg


How many minims in 1 mL?

15
Remember this picture: 1mL=15minims 4mL=1dram 

How many ounces in a T?

1/2
Remember this picture: 1/2oz=15mL=1T 

How many ounces in 15mL?

1/2 ounce


How many milliliters in 1 dram?

4


gr15=_____mg?

1000


gr4=___mg?

250


How do you round injections?
Over 1mL 
More than 1 mL  carry to the hundredths and round to the tenths. Use standard 3mL syringe.


How do you round injections?
Under 1mL 
Less than 1mL, carry to the thousandth and round to the hundredths. use a tuberculin syringe.


How would you round a fraction mL for injection?
Example: 2/3 mL Example: 1 1/4 mL 
If it is a fraction, convert it to decimals and then the mL rounding rules.
So 2/3 mL would be 0.666mL=0.67ml(tuberculin syringe) So 1 1/4 mL=1.25mL=1.3mL (standard 3 mL syringe) 

How do you round minims?

to whole numbers


How do you round kilograms?

carried to the hundredths and rounded to the tenths


What is the rounding rule for temperature?

Temperature is carried to the hundredths and rounded to the tenths


How do you round t?

convert it to mL, then round accordingly


How do you round oz?

convert it to mL, then round accordingly


How do you round drams?

convert it to mL, then round accordingly


How do you round tablespoons?

convert it to mL, then round accordingly


How do you round when calculating IV drop rate?

Round to the nearest whole number for drops per minute
