10 v“You shall have just balances, a just ephah, and a just bath.4 11 The ephah and the bath shall be wof the same measure, xthe bath containing one tenth of a homer,5 and the ephah one tenth of a homer; the homer shall be the standard measure. 12 yThe shekel shall be twenty gerahs;6 twenty shekels plus twenty-five shekels plus fifteen shekels shall be your mina.7
An ephah was about 3/5 of a bushel or 22 liters; a bath was about 6 gallons or 22 liters
A homer was about 6 bushels or 220 liters
A shekel was about 2/5 ounce or 11 grams; a gerah was about 1/50 ounce or 0.6 gram
A mina was about 1 1/4 pounds or 0.6 kilogram
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