# Customary Units Of Place Value

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• 1.

### 1 ton = ______ pounds

• A.

5,280

• B.

2,000

• C.

1,760

B. 2,000
Explanation
1 ton is equal to 2,000 pounds. This is a conversion factor commonly used in the United States. The pound is a unit of weight or mass, and 2,000 pounds is equivalent to 1 ton.

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• 2.

### 1 pound = ______ ounces

• A.

32

• B.

16

• C.

8

B. 16
Explanation
One pound is equivalent to 16 ounces.

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• 3.

### 1 gallon = ______ quarts

• A.

2

• B.

4

• C.

16

B. 4
Explanation
There are 4 quarts in 1 gallon.

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• 4.

### 1 quart = ______ pints

• A.

16

• B.

4

• C.

2

C. 2
Explanation
There are 2 pints in 1 quart.

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• 5.

### 1 pint = ______ cups

• A.

2

• B.

4

• C.

16

A. 2
Explanation
1 pint is equal to 2 cups. This is a conversion between units of volume. In the US customary system, 1 pint is equivalent to 2 cups. Therefore, the correct answer is 2.

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• 6.

### 1 cup = ______ ounces

• A.

32

• B.

16

• C.

8

C. 8
Explanation
1 cup is equal to 8 ounces. This is a standard conversion in the US customary system of measurement.

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• 7.

### 1 gallon = ______ ounces

• A.

128

• B.

32

• C.

132

A. 128
Explanation
One gallon is equal to 128 ounces.

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• 8.

### 1 quart = ______ cups

• A.

2

• B.

4

• C.

16

B. 4
Explanation
There are 4 cups in 1 quart. This is a conversion between units of volume. A quart is a larger unit of measurement than a cup, so there are fewer cups in a quart.

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• 9.

### 1 gallon = ______ pints

• A.

8

• B.

4

• C.

2

A. 8
Explanation
One gallon is equal to 8 pints.

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• 10.

### 1 mile = ______ yards

• A.

5,280

• B.

2,000

• C.

1,760

C. 1,760
Explanation
There are 1,760 yards in one mile.

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• 11.

### 1 mile = ______ feet

• A.

1,760

• B.

2,000

• C.

5,280

C. 5,280
Explanation
There are 5,280 feet in one mile.

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• 12.

### 1 yard = ______ feet

• A.

36

• B.

12

• C.

3

C. 3
Explanation
There are 3 feet in 1 yard. This is a conversion factor that is commonly used when converting between yards and feet.

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• 13.

### 1 yard = ______ inches

• A.

36

• B.

24

• C.

12

A. 36
Explanation
The conversion factor for yards to inches is 36. This means that one yard is equal to 36 inches. Therefore, the correct answer is 36.

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• 14.

### 1 foot = ______ inches

• A.

8

• B.

12

• C.

6

B. 12
Explanation
There are 12 inches in 1 foot.

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• 15.

### 1 gallon = _______ cups

• A.

4

• B.

16

• C.

32

B. 16
Explanation
One gallon is equal to 16 cups. This conversion is a standard measurement in the US customary system.

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