WORKSHEET 1CONDITION FACTORS

1. For a northern pike 25.0 inches long and 3.6 lbs:

a) What is K?

b) What is C?

2. For a walleye 63.5 cm long and 1.625 kg:

a) What is K?

b) What is C?

3. Perform the following conversions:

C= 0.000300 K= 0.0000042 Length lbs/1000 fish Length fish/pound 1.44" ________ 1.09" ________ 21.73" ________ 7.81cm ________ 2.27" ________ 10.95" ________ 0.96" ________ 2.48cm ________ 14.55cm ________ 3.49" ________

4. A sample of 50 fathead minnows. Mean weight is 2.12 grams. Mean length is 5.5 cm.

a) Which condition factor table should be used?

b) A bait dealer requests 40 lbs. of minnows? How many minnows will he get?

c) An order is placed for 500 dozen minnows. How many pounds of minnows is this?

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