## Unit Converter

## 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 15.7 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 15.7 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

15.7 oz → M_{(lb)}

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

M_{(lb)} = 15.7 oz × 0.0625 lb

M_{(lb)} = 0.98125 lb

The final result is:

15.7 oz → 0.98125 lb

We conclude that **15.7 ounces is equivalent to 0.98125 pounds**:

15.7 ounces = 0.98125 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 pound is equal to 1.0191082802548 × 15.7 ounces**.

Another way is saying that *15.7 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 1.0191082802548 pounds*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **fifteen point seven ounces is approximately zero point nine eight one pounds**:

15.7 oz ≅ 0.981 lb

An alternative is also that *one pound is approximately one point zero one nine times fifteen point seven 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) |
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16.7 ounces | 1.044 pounds |

17.7 ounces | 1.106 pounds |

18.7 ounces | 1.169 pounds |

19.7 ounces | 1.231 pounds |

20.7 ounces | 1.294 pounds |

21.7 ounces | 1.356 pounds |

22.7 ounces | 1.419 pounds |

23.7 ounces | 1.481 pounds |

24.7 ounces | 1.544 pounds |

25.7 ounces | 1.606 pounds |