# 60 ounces in pounds

## Conversion

60 ounces is equivalent to 3.75 pounds.^{[1]}

## Conversion formula

How to convert 60 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.

$\frac{1\mathrm{oz}}{60\mathrm{oz}}=\frac{0.0625\mathrm{lb}}{x\mathrm{lb}}$Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{lb}=\frac{60\mathrm{oz}}{1\mathrm{oz}}*0.0625\mathrm{lb}\to x\mathrm{lb}=3.75\mathrm{lb}$Conclusion: $60\mathrm{oz}=3.75\mathrm{lb}$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that **1 pound is equal to 0.266666666666667 times 60 ounces**.

It can also be expressed as: 60 ounces is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{0.266666666666667}}$ pounds.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: **sixty ounces is about zero pounds**, or alternatively, *a pound is about zero point two seven times 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.