## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from grams to pounds is 0.0022046226218488, which means that 1 gram is equal to 0.0022046226218488 pounds:

1 g = 0.0022046226218488 lb

To convert 4.2 grams into pounds we have to multiply 4.2 by the conversion factor in order to get the mass amount from grams to pounds. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 g → 0.0022046226218488 lb

4.2 g → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 4.2 g × 0.0022046226218488 lb

M(lb) = 0.0092594150117649 lb

The final result is:

4.2 g → 0.0092594150117649 lb

We conclude that 4.2 grams is equivalent to 0.0092594150117649 pounds:

4.2 grams = 0.0092594150117649 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 107.99818333333 × 4.2 grams.

Another way is saying that 4.2 grams is equal to 1 ÷ 107.99818333333 pounds.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that four point two grams is approximately zero point zero zero nine pounds:

4.2 g ≅ 0.009 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately one hundred seven point nine nine eight times four point two grams.

## Conversion table

### grams to pounds chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from grams to pounds

grams (g) pounds (lb)
5.2 grams 0.011 pounds
6.2 grams 0.014 pounds
7.2 grams 0.016 pounds
8.2 grams 0.018 pounds
9.2 grams 0.02 pounds
10.2 grams 0.022 pounds
11.2 grams 0.025 pounds
12.2 grams 0.027 pounds
13.2 grams 0.029 pounds
14.2 grams 0.031 pounds