What is 1 ton ? Definition and examples

1 ton is a unit of weight in the U.S. customary system that is equal to 2000 pounds.

The weight of a small car is about 1 ton or 2000 pounds.

Weight of a small car is close to 1 ton


For example, the weight of the 2015 Mitsubishi Mirage is very close 1 ton. According to some sources, the weight is 1973 to 2051 pounds.

Suppose the weight of 1 book is 1 pound, then the weight of 2000 books is 2000 pounds.

Therefore, 1 ton is approximately the weight of 2000 books.

Suppose the weight of 1 man is 200 pounds. Then, 10 men weighing the same as the 200-pound man will weigh together 1 ton.

The ton used in the USA is also called short ton.

Recent math words

  1. What does Average Mean ? Definition and Examples

    Aug 19, 19 11:09 AM

    What does average mean ? The average is a single number used to represent ...

    Read More

  2. Crystal Clear Way to Define Angle

    Aug 12, 19 12:28 PM

    Here is how to define angle the easiest way possible. An angle is ...

    Read More