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# Are there 16 grams in one pound?

###### Wiki User

###### 2009-06-19 09:38:02

I think... 1 kg=2.2 lbs

16 grams = 0.016 kg

so that 1kg/2.2lbs = 0.016 kg/ x lbs

x= 2.2 (0.016)

x= 0.0352

so 16 grams equals about 0.04 of a pound......but there are 16

ounces in a pound. There are 16 "ounces" in every pound, 30 grams

in every ounce, 1000 grams in every kg.