## 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 4 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 4 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

4 oz → M_{(lb)}

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

M_{(lb)} = 4 oz × 0.0625 lb

M_{(lb)} = 0.25 lb

The final result is:

4 oz → 0.25 lb

We conclude that **4 ounces is equivalent to 0.25 pounds**:

4 ounces = 0.25 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 pound is equal to 4 × 4 ounces**.

Another way is saying that *4 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 4 pounds*.

## Approximate result

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

4 oz ≅ 0.25 lb

An alternative is also that *one pound is approximately four times four 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) |
---|---|

5 ounces | 0.313 pounds |

6 ounces | 0.375 pounds |

7 ounces | 0.438 pounds |

8 ounces | 0.5 pounds |

9 ounces | 0.563 pounds |

10 ounces | 0.625 pounds |

11 ounces | 0.688 pounds |

12 ounces | 0.75 pounds |

13 ounces | 0.813 pounds |

14 ounces | 0.875 pounds |