# Convert Kilonewton Per Linear Meter to Kilopound Per Linear Foot (kn/m to kips/ft)

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Kilonewton Per Linear Meter (abbreviations: kN/m, or kNpm): is a force in kilonewton applied over a unit length in linear meter.

Kilopound Per Linear Foot (abbreviation: kips/ft): is a force in kilopounds applied over a unit length in linear foot.

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## How to Convert Kilonewtons Per Linear Meters to Kilopounds Per Linear Feet

### Example: How many kilopounds per linear feet are equivalent to 46.64 Kilonewtons per linear meters?

As;

1 Kilonewtons per linear meters = 0.0685217832 kilopounds per linear feet

46.64 Kilonewtons per linear meters = Y kilopounds per linear feet

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

Y equals 46.64 times 0.0685217832 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 46.64 * 0.0685217832 / 1 = 3.195855968448 kilopounds per linear feet

Answer is: 3.195855968448 kilopounds per linear feet are equivalent to 46.64 Kilonewtons per linear meters.

### Practice Question: Convert the following units into kips/ft:

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

( i ) 82.53 kn/m

( ii ) 18.58 kn/m

( iii ) 47.8 kn/m

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