ASVAB Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (#64)

Section: Paragraph comprehension

Troy weight is based on a pound of 12 ounces and an ounce of 480 grains. Common, or avoirdupois, weight is based on a pound having 16 ounces and an ounce having 437.5 grains. A common pound has 7,000 grains while a troy pound has 5,760. According to this passage:

A troy pound is smaller than a common pound.
A troy pound and a common pound are the same weight.
Common weight and avoirdupois weight are different measures.
A troy ounce is smaller than a common ounce.