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Units of Measure
Weight and Mass

What is the formula to convert kg to pounds?

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December 21, 2014 2:52AM

Kilogram is the SI unit of mass and pound is an imperial unit of mass. To convert from kg to pound, multiply the kg unit by 2.20462.

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June 22, 2012 2:48PM

1 kg = 2.20462 lbs (to 6 sig figs, and you should not need more) so

x kg = 2.20462 * x lbs .

Algebraic Steps / Dimensional Analysis Formula ____ kg*2.2046 lb

1 kg=? lb