# Convert Long Ton to Gram (lton to gm)

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**Definitions:**

**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.

**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.

## How to Convert Long Tons to Grams

*Example: How many grams are equivalent to 68.36 Long tons?*

As;

1 Long tons = 1016000 grams

68.36 Long tons = Y grams

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

Y equals 68.36 times 1016000 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 68.36 * 1016000 / 1 = 69453760 grams

Answer is: 69453760 grams are equivalent to 68.36 Long tons.

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

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

( i ) 20.64 lton

( ii ) 55.17 lton

( iii ) 19.68 lton