It's about one-twenty-fifth as heavy as a Giraffe
It's about one-twenty-fifth as heavy as a Rhinoceros
In other words, the weight of a Rhinoceros is 25 times 3,000 ounces.(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 thirty times as heavy as a Brick
In other words, the weight of a Brick is 0.034 times 3,000 ounces.(Standard, traditional face brick - 1,900 cu. cm (120 cu. in))
A standard, traditional face brick weighs an average of 100 ounces. 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 one-thirtieth as heavy as The Tongue of a Blue Whale
In other words, the weight of The Tongue of a Blue Whale is 32 times 3,000 ounces.(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.
It's about forty times as heavy as a Chihuahua
In other words, 3,000 ounces is 37.80 times the weight of a Chihuahua, and the weight of a Chihuahua is 0.0265 times that amount.(a.k.a. Chihuahue(o) (FCI standard)
The F&d&ration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) calls for Chihuahuas to weigh about 79.40 ounces. Relative to their body sizes, Chihuahuas have the largest brain size of any dog breed.
It's about one-forty-fifth as heavy as a Hippopotamus
In other words, the weight of a Hippopotamus is 44.10 times 3,000 ounces.(Hippopotamus amphibius) (adult, male)
The average weight of an adult male hippopotamus ranges from 132,000 ounces. 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 65 times as heavy as a Human Brain
In other words, the weight of a Human Brain is 0.0159 times 3,000 ounces.(adult)
The average weight of an adult human brain is between 47.60 ounces. In humans and primates, sight and vision utilize about 30 different parts of the brain which together account for about half of the brain's size.