## 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 17.4 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 17.4 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

17.4 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 17.4 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 1.0875 lb

The final result is:

17.4 oz → 1.0875 lb

We conclude that 17.4 ounces is equivalent to 1.0875 pounds:

17.4 ounces = 1.0875 pounds ## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.91954022988506 × 17.4 ounces.

Another way is saying that 17.4 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.91954022988506 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

17.4 oz ≅ 1.088 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point nine two times seventeen point four 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)
18.4 ounces 1.15 pounds
19.4 ounces 1.213 pounds
20.4 ounces 1.275 pounds
21.4 ounces 1.338 pounds
22.4 ounces 1.4 pounds
23.4 ounces 1.463 pounds
24.4 ounces 1.525 pounds
25.4 ounces 1.588 pounds
26.4 ounces 1.65 pounds
27.4 ounces 1.713 pounds