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 315 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 315 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

315 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 315 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 19.6875 lb

The final result is:

315 oz → 19.6875 lb

We conclude that 315 ounces is equivalent to 19.6875 pounds:

315 ounces = 19.6875 pounds

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.050793650793651 × 315 ounces.

Another way is saying that 315 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.050793650793651 pounds.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that three hundred fifteen ounces is approximately nineteen point six eight eight pounds:

315 oz ≅ 19.688 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point zero five one times three hundred fifteen 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)
316 ounces 19.75 pounds
317 ounces 19.813 pounds
318 ounces 19.875 pounds
319 ounces 19.938 pounds
320 ounces 20 pounds
321 ounces 20.063 pounds
322 ounces 20.125 pounds
323 ounces 20.188 pounds
324 ounces 20.25 pounds
325 ounces 20.313 pounds