Convert Slug to Kilogram (slug to kg)

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Slug (abbreviations: ps2pf, or lb.s2/ft): is a unit of mass in the weight-based system of measures, especially within the British Imperial measurement system and in the United States customary measures system. Systems of measure either define mass and derive weights or define a base weight and derive a mass unit. It is the mass that is accelerated by 1 ft/s2 when a force of one pound (lbf) is applied on it.

Kilogram (abbreviations: kg, or kgm): is a SI (metric) system unit of mass (IPK, also known as "Le Grand K" or "Big K") and equivalent to 1/1000 of one gram. Where, at the temperature of melting ice, one gram is the absolute weight of a volume equal to the hundredth part of a metre cube of pure water.


How to Convert Slugs to Kilograms

Example: How many kilograms are equivalent to 51.09 slugs?


As;

1 slugs = 14.59 kilograms

51.09 slugs = Y kilograms

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

Y equals 51.09 times 14.59 over 1

(i.e.) Y = 51.09 * 14.59 / 1 = 745.4031 kilograms

Answer is: 745.4031 kilograms are equivalent to 51.09 slugs.


Practice Question: Convert the following units into kg:


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

( i ) 8.46 slug

( ii ) 39.02 slug

( iii ) 87.45 slug


References
  • Wikipedia
  • USMA
  • NIST

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