It's about thirty times as heavy as a Quarter.
In other words, the weight of a Quarter is 0.04 times 5 ounces.(United States quarter-dollar coin) (a.k.a. Quarter dollar, a.k.a. America the Beautiful quarter, a.k.a. two bits)
The America the Beautiful series quarters, which began to enter circulation in 2017, weigh 0.20 ounces each. In answer to the common riddle, there are 119 ridges around the edge of the coin in its current design.
It's about twenty times as heavy as an Eye (Human).
It's about twelve times as heavy as a Battery (AAA).
In other words, the weight of a Battery (AAA) is 0.083 times 5 ounces.(Alkaline)
An "AAA" size battery weighs 0.420 ounces. Batteries are named by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Committee C18 and AAA batteries were given their name because they were smaller than the "AA" and "A" size batteries which were invented first.
It's about nine-and-a-half times as heavy as a Compact disc.
It's about six-and-a-half times as heavy as a Mouse.
In other words, the weight of a Mouse is 0.150 times 5 ounces.(a.k.a. "House mouse", Mus musculus) (adult)
The weight of a mouse is typically an average of 0.740 ounces. While most mice typically live two to three years, the Methuselah Mouse Prize — an award administered by a non-profit organization which advances aging-related research — was once awarded to a team of scientists whose research resulted in a mouse living just under five years.
It's about six times as heavy as a Battery (AA).
In other words, 5 ounces is 5.90 times the weight of a Battery (AA), and the weight of a Battery (AA) is 0.170 times that amount.(Alkaline)
An "AA" size battery weighs 0.850 ounces. AA batteries came into common use during World War II and were given their name by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Committee C18 because they were smaller than the "A" size batteries which were invented first.
It's about four times as heavy as a Light Bulb.
In other words, 5 ounces is 4.20 times the weight of a Light Bulb, and the weight of a Light Bulb is 0.240 times that amount.(a.k.a. lamp) (for A19-size, 60w, incandescent bulb by Bulbrite; package weight)
A standard, sixty-watt light bulb weighs about 1.2 oz. The tightly-coiled filament inside a bulb of this size would measure about 579mm if uncoiled and stretched out.