# Convert Gram to Pound (gm to lb)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from gram to pound (gm to lb). 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.

**Pound** (abbreviations: **lb, or lbs, or ps**): is a unit of force 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 Pounds

*Example: How many pounds are equivalent to 85.51 grams?*

As;

1 grams = 0.00220462 pounds

85.51 grams = Y pounds

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

Y equals 85.51 times 0.00220462 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 85.51 * 0.00220462 / 1 = 0.1885170562 pounds

Answer is: 0.1885170562 pounds are equivalent to 85.51 grams.

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

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

( i ) 92.42 gm

( ii ) 58.26 gm

( iii ) 58.03 gm