# Convert Pound to Gram (lb to gm)

In next fields, kindly type your value in the text box under title [ From: ] to convert from pound to gram (lb to gm). As you type your value, the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ To: ].

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Pound (abbreviations: lb, or lbs, or ps): is a unit of force 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.

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.

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## How to Convert Pounds to Grams

### Example: How many grams are equivalent to 58.71 pounds?

As;

1 pounds = 453.6 grams

58.71 pounds = Y grams

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

Y equals 58.71 times 453.6 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 58.71 * 453.6 / 1 = 26630.856 grams

Answer is: 26630.856 grams are equivalent to 58.71 pounds.

### 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 ) 22.67 lb

( ii ) 32.31 lb

( iii ) 43.88 lb

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