**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.

**Kilonewton** (abbreviation: **kN**): is the International System of Units (SI) derived unit of force where 1 kN = 1000 N. It is named after Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics, specifically Newton's second law of motion.

## How to Convert Ounces to Kilonewton

*Example: How many kilonewton are equivalent to 52.46 Ounces?*

As;

1 Ounces = 0.00027801811551678 kilonewton

52.46 Ounces = Y kilonewton

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

Y equals 52.46 times 0.00027801811551678 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 52.46 * 0.00027801811551678 / 1 = 0.01458483034001 kilonewton

Answer is: 0.01458483034001 kilonewton are equivalent to 52.46 Ounces.

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

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

( i ) 40.1 oz

( ii ) 15.89 oz

( iii ) 91.33 oz