## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from ounces to pounds is 0.0625, which means that 1 ounce is equal to 0.0625 pounds:

1 oz = 0.0625 lb

To convert 131 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 131 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from ounces to pounds. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 oz → 0.0625 lb

131 oz → M(lb)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass M in pounds:

M(lb) = 131 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 8.1875 lb

The final result is:

131 oz → 8.1875 lb

We conclude that 131 ounces is equivalent to 8.1875 pounds:

131 ounces = 8.1875 pounds ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.12213740458015 × 131 ounces.

Another way is saying that 131 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.12213740458015 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one hundred thirty-one ounces is approximately eight point one eight eight pounds:

131 oz ≅ 8.188 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point one two two times one hundred thirty-one ounces.

## Conversion table

### ounces to pounds chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from ounces to pounds

ounces (oz) pounds (lb)
132 ounces 8.25 pounds
133 ounces 8.313 pounds
134 ounces 8.375 pounds
135 ounces 8.438 pounds
136 ounces 8.5 pounds
137 ounces 8.563 pounds
138 ounces 8.625 pounds
139 ounces 8.688 pounds
140 ounces 8.75 pounds
141 ounces 8.813 pounds