# Convert Kilopound to Long Ton (kips to lton)

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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.

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 Kilopounds to Long Tons

### Example: How many Long tons are equivalent to 68.35 kilopounds?

As;

1 kilopounds = 0.44642867270722 Long tons

68.35 kilopounds = Y Long tons

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

Y equals 68.35 times 0.44642867270722 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 68.35 * 0.44642867270722 / 1 = 30.513399779538 Long tons

Answer is: 30.513399779538 Long tons are equivalent to 68.35 kilopounds.

### 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 ) 98.9 kips

( ii ) 76.53 kips

( iii ) 39.79 kips

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