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# Does 3 pounds equal to 72 ounces?

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Nope - 3 pounds = 48 ounces. 72 ounces = 4.5pounds

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## Related Questions  Short answer: no Long answer: 1 pound is equal to 16 ounces This means: 16 pounds is equal to 256 ounces 3 pounds is equal to 48 ounces As you can see 48 ounces is not equal to 16 pounds.    One pound is equal to 16 ounces. Three pounds is equal to 48 ounces. This is calculated by multiplying 16 times 3. There are 16 ounces in a pound. Therefore, 3 ounces is equal to 3/16 = 0.1875 pounds. since there are 16 ounces per pound, there will be 48 ounces in 3 pounds 1 ounce= 0.0625 pounds. Therefore, 3 ounces is equal to 0.1875 pounds  No - there are 16 pounds in one ounce. Therefore, 3 pounds is equal to 48 ounces. 1 pound = 16 ounces 2 pounds = 32 ounces 3 pounds = 48 ounces . . 30 pounds = 480 ounces 1 pound = 16 ounces 2 pounds = 32 ounces 3 pounds = 48 ounces . . 7 pounds = 112 ounces There are 16 ounces in one pound. Therefore, 6 pounds 3 ounces is equal to 6 x 16 + 3 = 99 ounces. 48 ounces is equal to 3 pounds.   There are 16 ounces in one pound. Therefore, 3 pounds is equal to 3 x 16 = 48 ounces. 4 pounds is equal to 4 x 16 = 64 ounces.   2 pounds 9 ounces is not bigger than 48 ounces. 48 ounce is equal to 3 pounds.   There are 16 ounces in one pound. Therefore, 48 ounces is equal to 48 / 16 = 3 pounds. 6 ounces is equal to 3/8 of a pound (0.375 pound) There are 16 (avoirdupois) ounces in one pound. Therefore, 6 ounces is equal to 6/16 = 3/8 = 0.375 pounds.

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