**Definitions:**

**Kilonewton.meter** (abbreviations: **KN.m, or kn m**): is the moment of force in kilonewton times the distance between reference and application points in meter.

**Pound Inch** (abbreviations: **lb.in, or lb in, or pound.inch**): is the moment of force in pound times the distance between reference and application points in inch.

## How to Convert Kilonewton Meters to Pound Inches

*Example: How many pound inches are equivalent to 81.43 kilonewton meters?*

As;

1 kilonewton meters = 8850.7480314961 pound inches

81.43 kilonewton meters = Y pound inches

Assuming Y is the answer, and by criss-cross principle;

Y equals 81.43 times 8850.7480314961 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 81.43 * 8850.7480314961 / 1 = 720716.41220473 pound inches

Answer is: 720716.41220473 pound inches are equivalent to 81.43 kilonewton meters.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into lb.in:*

N.B.: After working out the answer to each of the next questions, click adjacent button to see the correct answer.

( i ) 74.55 kn.m

( ii ) 21.01 kn.m

( iii ) 89.89 kn.m