A 12-ounce can of soda weighs at least 368.7 grams, but often weighs more. The exact weight depends on the ingredients contained in the soda.Continue Reading
The minimum weight accounts for the aluminum can and the water contained in it. According to Tri-Arrows Aluminum, 1 pound of aluminum is needed to produce approximately 33 cans, which means that each can weighs approximately 13.7 grams. Twelve ounces of water weighs approximately 355 grams.
Although sodas are made with more ingredients than just water, many of these ingredients weigh very little, or are used in very small amounts. However, sodas containing sugar weigh significantly more than 368 grams. Coca-Cola, for example, has 39 grams of sugar, so the total weight for a 12-ounce can of Coca-Cola is close to 407 grams.Learn more about Measurements
A 12-ounce can of Sprite contains 33 grams of sugar, according to Self Nutritional Data. A 16-ounce bottle of the soft drink has 44 grams of sugar.Full Answer >
One 12-ounce can of Coca-Cola contains 39 grams of sugar, which converts to approximately 2.6 tablespoons. Cherry Coke and Vanilla Coke both contain more sugar than the regular variety; both of these sodas contain 42 grams of sugar, or 2.8 tablespoons, per 12-ounce can.Full Answer >
A 12-ounce can of Diet Coke contains no sugar. The sweetener used in Diet Coke is aspartame, which is 200 times sweeter than sugar. Aspartame is regulated by the Food and Drug Administration.Full Answer >
A slice of bread weighs 1 ounce, which is 28.34 grams. An ounce is the smallest standard American measurement of weight and is equal to 1/16th of a pound.Full Answer >