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How heavy is 2.70 tonnes?

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It's about as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale
(Balaenoptera musculus) (adult)
The tongue of a Blue Whale can weigh up to 2.7 tonnes. Despite their tremendous size, blue whales feed almost exclusively on tiny crustaceans called krill and cannot swallow anything much larger than a beach ball.
It's about one-and-three-tenths times as heavy as a Rhinoceros
In other words, the weight of a Rhinoceros is 0.770 times 2.70 tonnes.
(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 2.10 tonnes. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.
It's about seven-tenths as heavy as a Hippopotamus
In other words, 2.70 tonnes is 0.720 times the weight of a Hippopotamus, and the weight of a Hippopotamus is 1.390 times that amount.
(Hippopotamus amphibius) (adult, male)
The average weight of an adult male hippopotamus ranges from 3.750 tonnes. Appearances to the contrary, adult hippos cannot swim or float in water; they actually move by leaping and walking across lake bottoms at about 8 kph (5 mph).
It's about one-and-two-fifths times as heavy as a Giraffe
In other words, the weight of a Giraffe is 0.7140 times 2.70 tonnes.
(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male, maximum of range)
An adult, male giraffe can weigh up to 1.930 tonnes. 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-and-two-thirds times as heavy as a Car
In other words, 2.70 tonnes is 1.6340 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 0.6120 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus) (curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 1.6520 tonnes. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 0.3860 tonnes.
It's about half as heavy as an Elephant
In other words, 2.70 tonnes is 0.450 times the weight of an Elephant, and the weight of an Elephant is 2.20 times that amount.
(for African bush elephant, Loxodonta africana) (Adult, bull)
A bull African bush elephant weighs about 6.10 tonnes. Among African elephants, both males and females have tusks (whereas female Asian elephants, Elephas maximus, do not have tusks) which can grow to 3 m (10 ft) and typically weigh about 4 tonnes
It's about two-fifths as heavy as a Tyrannosaurus rex
In other words, 2.70 tonnes is 0.420 times the weight of a Tyrannosaurus rex, and the weight of a Tyrannosaurus rex is 2.40 times that amount.
(for FMNH PR2081, a.k.a. "Sue") (a.k.a. Tyrannosaurus, a.k.a. T-Rex) (estimated live weight)
The notable Tyrannosaurus specimen housed at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago, Illinois, "Sue," is estimated to have weighed about 6.4 tonnes while alive. A renowned predator in popular culture, the teeth of tyrannosaurus rex were up to 33.02 cm (13 in) long.