## 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 47.2 ounces into pounds we have to multiply 47.2 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

47.2 oz → M(lb)

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

M(lb) = 47.2 oz × 0.0625 lb

M(lb) = 2.95 lb

The final result is:

47.2 oz → 2.95 lb

We conclude that 47.2 ounces is equivalent to 2.95 pounds:

47.2 ounces = 2.95 pounds

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pound is equal to 0.33898305084746 × 47.2 ounces.

Another way is saying that 47.2 ounces is equal to 1 ÷ 0.33898305084746 pounds.

## Approximate result

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

47.2 oz ≅ 2.95 lb

An alternative is also that one pound is approximately zero point three three nine times forty-seven point 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)
48.2 ounces 3.013 pounds
49.2 ounces 3.075 pounds
50.2 ounces 3.138 pounds
51.2 ounces 3.2 pounds
52.2 ounces 3.263 pounds
53.2 ounces 3.325 pounds
54.2 ounces 3.388 pounds
55.2 ounces 3.45 pounds
56.2 ounces 3.513 pounds
57.2 ounces 3.575 pounds