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How heavy is 358 ounces?

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It's about 150 times as heavy as a Battery (C)
In other words, 358 ounces is 160 times the weight of a Battery (C), and the weight of a Battery (C) is 0.006 times that amount.
(Alkaline)
A "C" size battery weighs 2.30 ounces. C batteries are typically used in medium-drain devices such as musical instruments.
It's about one-one-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as a Car
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.00614 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 162.8 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus) (curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 58,270 ounces. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 13,620 ounces.
It's about 200 times as heavy as a Tennis Ball
In other words, 358 ounces is 176 times the weight of a Tennis Ball, and the weight of a Tennis Ball is 0.0057 times that amount.
(ITF Standard; for Type 2 ball)
Per International Tennis Federation standard, regulation tennis balls must weigh about 2.04 ounces. Competition balls are also tested for bounce height, with the standards requiring that a ball dropped from 254 cm must bounce back to a height of 135 cm to 147 cm.
It's about one-two-hundredth as heavy as a Giraffe
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.0053 times the weight of a Giraffe, and the weight of a Giraffe is 190 times that amount.
(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male, maximum of range)
An adult, male giraffe can weigh up to 68,100 ounces. Reaching 5.5 m (18 ft) in height by adulthood, giraffe calves can grow as much as 3 cm (1 in) per day.
It's about one-two-hundredth as heavy as a Rhinoceros
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.005 times the weight of a Rhinoceros, and the weight of a Rhinoceros is 210 times that amount.
(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 74,000 ounces. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.
It's about 200 times as heavy as a Golf Ball
In other words, 358 ounces is 221 times the weight of a Golf Ball, and the weight of a Golf Ball is 0.00453 times that amount.
(per R&A USGA Rules of Golf; maximum rule weight)
According to the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), golf balls must weigh no more than 1.620 ounces. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about one-two-hundred-fiftieth as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale
In other words, 358 ounces is 0.004 times the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale, and the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale is 260 times that amount.
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
The tongue of a Blue Whale can weigh up to 95,000 ounces. Despite their tremendous size, blue whales feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans called krill and cannot swallow anything much larger than a beach ball.