**Metric
Units of Weight**

**1
kilo****gram****
(kg) = 1000 gram**

1 hectogram (hg) = 100 gram

1 decagram (dkg) = 10 gram

1 hectogram (hg) = 100 gram

1 decagram (dkg) = 10 gram

** 1 gram
= 1 gram**

1 decigram (dg) = .1 gram

1 centigram (cg = .01 gram

1 milligram (mg) = .001 gram