**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.

**Ounce** (abbreviation: **oz**): is a unit of mass used in customary (imperial) systems of measurement in British. It is most popular in the retail sale of groceries in the United States, also in many other matters of domestic and international trade between customary measurement driven countries.

## How to Convert Long Tons to Ounces

*Example: How many Ounces are equivalent to 26.46 Long tons?*

As;

1 Long tons = 35837.74 Ounces

26.46 Long tons = Y Ounces

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

Y equals 26.46 times 35837.74 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 26.46 * 35837.74 / 1 = 948266.6004 Ounces

Answer is: 948266.6004 Ounces are equivalent to 26.46 Long tons.

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

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

( i ) 57 lton

( ii ) 29.37 lton

( iii ) 36.56 lton