# How many pounds are there in 100 tons?

100 tons [short, US] = 200 000 pounds 100 tons [metric] = 220 462.262 184 878 pounds 100 tons [long, UK] = 224 000 pounds ==answer usa ton =2000 pounds 200,000pounds metric tonne has 2.2 kilos to 1 pound. 1000 kilos to a tonne which equals 2200 pound 100ton would equal 220,000 a long ton which is used every where except usa, is 2240 pounds so 100 ton would be 224,000 pounds