**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.

**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.

## How to Convert Ounces to Long Tons

*Example: How many Long tons are equivalent to 87.4 Ounces?*

As;

1 Ounces = 2.8E-5 Long tons

87.4 Ounces = Y Long tons

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

Y equals 87.4 times 2.8E-5 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 87.4 * 2.8E-5 / 1 = 0.0024472 Long tons

Answer is: 0.0024472 Long tons are equivalent to 87.4 Ounces.

*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 ) 62.69 oz

( ii ) 9.68 oz

( iii ) 77.51 oz