# What is 1.13 cg + 0.261 g?

## Answer in units of $g$.

Sep 5, 2016

$0.2723 g$

#### Explanation:

If you convert to a smaller unit, the number gets bigger.
Convert to a bigger unit, the number gets smaller.

$100 c g = 1 g \mathmr{and} 10 c g = 0.1 g \mathmr{and} 1 c g = 0.01 g$

Converting from $c g \to g , \div 100$

$1.13 c g \div 100 + 0.261 g$

=$0.0113 g + 0.216 g$

=$0.2723 g$