**Definitions:**

**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.

**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.

## How to Convert Ounces to Kilopounds

*Example: How many kilopounds are equivalent to 77.92 Ounces?*

As;

1 Ounces = 6.2501064679956E-5 kilopounds

77.92 Ounces = Y kilopounds

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

Y equals 77.92 times 6.2501064679956E-5 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 77.92 * 6.2501064679956E-5 / 1 = 0.0048700829598621 kilopounds

Answer is: 0.0048700829598621 kilopounds are equivalent to 77.92 Ounces.

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

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

( i ) 13.46 oz

( ii ) 95.71 oz

( iii ) 91.78 oz