## 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 28.8 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 28.8 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

28.8 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 28.8 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 1.8 lb

The final result is:

28.8 oz → 1.8 lb

We conclude that 28.8 ounces is equivalent to 1.8 pounds:

28.8 ounces = 1.8 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.55555555555556 × 28.8 ounces.

Another way is saying that 28.8 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.55555555555556 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

28.8 oz ≅ 1.8 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point five five six times twenty-eight point eight 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)
29.8 ounces 1.863 pounds
30.8 ounces 1.925 pounds
31.8 ounces 1.988 pounds
32.8 ounces 2.05 pounds
33.8 ounces 2.113 pounds
34.8 ounces 2.175 pounds
35.8 ounces 2.238 pounds
36.8 ounces 2.3 pounds
37.8 ounces 2.363 pounds
38.8 ounces 2.425 pounds