How to convert 978 ounces to pounds?
We know (by definition) that:
We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of pounds.
Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown :
Conversion in the opposite direction
The inverse of the conversion factor is that 1 pound is equal to 0.016359918200409 times 978 ounces.
It can also be expressed as: 978 ounces is equal to pounds.
An approximate numerical result would be: nine hundred and seventy-eight ounces is about sixty-one point one one pounds, or alternatively, a pound is about zero point zero two times nine hundred and seventy-eight ounces.
 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.