# Convert Gram to Kilopound (gm to kips)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from gram to kilopound (gm to kips). As you type your value, the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ To: ].

**Definitions:**

**Gram** (abbreviation: **gm**): is a SI (metric) system unit of mass. Where, at the temperature of melting ice, it is the absolute weight of a volume equal to the hundredth part of a metre cube of pure water.

**Kilopound** (abbreviation: **kips**): is a unit of force, equivalent to 1000 pounds (lb) which is used in some systems of measurement including English Engineering units and the British Gravitational System. Also, it is a unit of mass used in the imperial, United States customary and other systems of measurement.

## How to Convert Grams to Kilopounds

*Example: How many kilopounds are equivalent to 70.7 grams?*

As;

1 grams = 2.20462E-6 kilopounds

70.7 grams = Y kilopounds

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

Y equals 70.7 times 2.20462E-6 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 70.7 * 2.20462E-6 / 1 = 0.000155866634 kilopounds

Answer is: 0.000155866634 kilopounds are equivalent to 70.7 grams.

*Practice Question: Convert the following units into kips:*

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

( i ) 29.07 gm

( ii ) 82.23 gm

( iii ) 2.4 gm