## 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 342 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 342 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

342 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 342 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 21.375 lb

The final result is:

342 oz → 21.375 lb

We conclude that 342 ounces is equivalent to 21.375 pounds:

342 ounces = 21.375 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.046783625730994 × 342 ounces.

Another way is saying that 342 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.046783625730994 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that three hundred forty-two ounces is approximately twenty-one point three seven five pounds:

342 oz ≅ 21.375 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point zero four seven times three hundred forty-two 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)
343 ounces 21.438 pounds
344 ounces 21.5 pounds
345 ounces 21.563 pounds
346 ounces 21.625 pounds
347 ounces 21.688 pounds
348 ounces 21.75 pounds
349 ounces 21.813 pounds
350 ounces 21.875 pounds
351 ounces 21.938 pounds
352 ounces 22 pounds