# Convert Kilogram to Long Ton (kg to lton)

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Kilogram (abbreviations: kg, or kgm): is a SI (metric) system unit of mass (IPK, also known as "Le Grand K" or "Big K") and equivalent to 1/1000 of one gram. Where, at the temperature of melting ice, one gram is the absolute weight of a volume equal to the hundredth part of a metre cube of pure water.

Long Ton (abbreviations: Lton, or ton imperial): is a non-SI metric unit of mass. Although, it is used principally as a unit of mass, it has acquired a number of meanings and uses over long years. It is equivalent to 1,016 kilograms (Kg), or approximately 2,239.859 pounds (lb), or 1.119929 short tons (US), or 1.016 metric tons.

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## How to Convert Kilograms to Long Tons

### Example: How many Long tons are equivalent to 17.25 kilograms?

As;

1 kilograms = 0.000984207 Long tons

17.25 kilograms = Y Long tons

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

Y equals 17.25 times 0.000984207 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 17.25 * 0.000984207 / 1 = 0.01697757075 Long tons

Answer is: 0.01697757075 Long tons are equivalent to 17.25 kilograms.

### Practice Question: Convert the following units into lton:

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

( i ) 70.95 kg

( ii ) 71.94 kg

( iii ) 95.93 kg

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