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1

1 oz =_______ml

30 ml

2

5 cc = ______ ml

5 ml

3

100 mg = _________ gm

1 gm

4

1 kg =_______lb

2.2 lb

5

2.2 lb =________ kg

1 kg

6

1 mg =_________mcg

1000 mcg

7

5 cc =________ tsp

1 tsp

8

How do you convert kg to lbs ?

# kegs x 2.2= lbs

9

How do you convert lbs to kg?

# lbs divided by 2.2 = _____kg

10

How do you round to the nearest tenth?

Example: 1.46 = 1.5

If the tenths number is 5 or greater, round up the ones place

If the tenths number is less than 5, stay the same

11

How do You recognize a brand name/ trade name in a label?

Trademark, registered, capital, symbol

12

What is a scored tablet ?

Tablet that is manufactured with an impression or groove down the center of the tablet. It can be divided into two equal parts.

13

What is the significance of the lot number ?

If there is ever a recall on a medication, we can locate it back to that specific batch.

14

How do we calculate drug dosages? What formula?

D

H X Q

15

5 ml = ______ tsp

1 tsp.

16

1gr =______mg

60mg