## 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 42.4 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 42.4 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

42.4 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 42.4 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 2.65 lb

The final result is:

42.4 oz → 2.65 lb

We conclude that 42.4 ounces is equivalent to 2.65 pounds:

42.4 ounces = 2.65 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.37735849056604 × 42.4 ounces.

Another way is saying that 42.4 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.37735849056604 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

42.4 oz ≅ 2.65 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point three seven seven times forty-two point 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)
43.4 ounces 2.713 pounds
44.4 ounces 2.775 pounds
45.4 ounces 2.838 pounds
46.4 ounces 2.9 pounds
47.4 ounces 2.963 pounds
48.4 ounces 3.025 pounds
49.4 ounces 3.088 pounds
50.4 ounces 3.15 pounds
51.4 ounces 3.213 pounds
52.4 ounces 3.275 pounds