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#1 2006-02-25 17:38:47

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I can't figure this out!!

I can't work out how many mg go into 6.75 gm. Especially in 150mg and 75mg lots. HELP PLEASE!!!

#2 2006-02-25 17:54:10

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Re: I can't figure this out!!

mg = milligrams, there are 1000 in a gram, so 6.75 g = 6,750 mg

To find how many 150mg lots, then 6,750/150 = 45


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#3 2006-02-26 07:10:10

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Re: I can't figure this out!!

Thanks for your help. I knew the basics (1000 milligram =1 gm but my brain just wasn't functioning last night. So, thank you again!

#4 2006-02-26 08:57:01

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Re: I can't figure this out!!

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