# 160 ounces in pounds

## Conversion

160 ounces is equivalent to 10 pounds.^{[1]}

## Conversion formula

How to convert 160 ounces to pounds?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{oz}=0.0625\mathrm{lb}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of pounds.

$\frac{1\mathrm{oz}}{160\mathrm{oz}}=\frac{0.0625\mathrm{lb}}{x\mathrm{lb}}$Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{lb}=\frac{160\mathrm{oz}}{1\mathrm{oz}}*0.0625\mathrm{lb}\to x\mathrm{lb}=10.0\mathrm{lb}$Conclusion: $160\mathrm{oz}=10.0\mathrm{lb}$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that **1 pound is equal to 0.1 times 160 ounces**.

It can also be expressed as: 160 ounces is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{0.1}}$ pounds.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: **one hundred and sixty ounces is about zero pounds**, or alternatively, *a pound is about zero times one hundred and sixty ounces*.

## Footnotes

[1] The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).

Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.