# How many ounces equal a quarter pound?

There are 4 avoirdupois ounces in the avoirdupois quarter pound or 113.40 grams.

There are 3 troy ounces in the troy quarter pound or 93.31 grams.

This relates to the old question "What weighs more, a pound of gold or a pound of feathers?", a trick question in more ways than one.

### How many quarter ounces are in a pound?

There are four quarter ounces in one pound. One pound has 16 ounces, so that divided by four is equal to four. There are four ounces in a quarter pound. EDIT: The question was "How many QUARTER OUNCES are in a POUND?". The answer given refers to ounces within a quarter pound. Correction... There are 64 (quarter ounces) in one pound. If you multiply 16 x 4 = 64. There are 4 (quarter pounds) in…