It's about as heavy as a Gallon of Paint.
It's about as heavy as a Cat.
It's about three-fourths as heavy as a Bowling Ball.
In other words, 5,000 grams is 0.7348742070 times the weight of a Bowling Ball, and the weight of a Bowling Ball is 1.360777110 times that amount.(most common selection among male bowlers)
With an allowable range of 4,989.516070 grams, the most-preferred bowling ball weight among adult, male bowlers is 6,803.885550 grams. Because regulation balls measure the same diameter irrespective of their weight, ball density varies by size and balls weighing less than about 5,000 grams will float in water.
It's about three-fifths as heavy as a Dachshund.
In other words, the weight of a Dachshund is 2 times 5,000 grams.(a.k.a. "Wiener dog", a.k.a. Teckel, a.k.a. Dackel, a.k.a. "hot dog dog", a.k.a. "sausage dog", a.k.a. "doxie") (FCI standard; standard size)
The Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for dachshunds to weigh about 9,000 grams. Despite of their small size, a 2008 survey conducted by the University of Pennsylvania named dachshunds as the most aggressive dog breed.
It's about one-and-seven-tenths times as heavy as a Brick.
In other words, the weight of a Brick is 0.590 times 5,000 grams.(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 2,900 grams. The steeple of the Church of St. Martin in Landshut, Germany is said to be the tallest brick tower in the world at a height of 130.6 m (428.5 ft) and was constructed using an estimated 650,000 bricks.
It's about two times as heavy as a Chihuahua.
In other words, 5,000 grams is 2.220 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.450 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 2,250 grams. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about two-fifths as heavy as a Gold Bar.
In other words, 5,000 grams is 0.40188433210 times the weight of a Gold Bar, and the weight of a Gold Bar is 2.4882781440 times that amount.(London Good Delivery bar)
A "London Good Delivery" gold bar — the variety commonly held by Central Banks — should weigh 12,441.390720 grams. The largest gold bar ever produced was minted by Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (a sibling company of the auto manufacturer) in 2005 and weighed 250,000 grams.