## 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 17 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 17 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 oz → M_{(lb)}

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

M_{(lb)} = 17 oz × 0.0625 lb

M_{(lb)} = 1.0625 lb

The final result is:

17 oz → 1.0625 lb

We conclude that **17 ounces is equivalent to 1.0625 pounds**:

17 ounces = 1.0625 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 pound is equal to 0.94117647058824 × 17 ounces**.

Another way is saying that *17 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.94117647058824 pounds*.

## Approximate result

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

17 oz ≅ 1.063 lb

An alternative is also that *one pound is approximately zero point nine four one times seventeen 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 ounces | 1.125 pounds |

19 ounces | 1.188 pounds |

20 ounces | 1.25 pounds |

21 ounces | 1.313 pounds |

22 ounces | 1.375 pounds |

23 ounces | 1.438 pounds |

24 ounces | 1.5 pounds |

25 ounces | 1.563 pounds |

26 ounces | 1.625 pounds |

27 ounces | 1.688 pounds |