# Mr. Shelton's car weighs about 1.75 tons. What is the approximate weight of his car in kilograms?

$1750 \text{kg}$
A metric tonne is defined as $1000 \text{kg}$ which approximates to an imperial ton.
So $1.75 \text{ton}$ approximates to $1.75 \times 1000 = 1750 \text{kg}$