# Weight and Mass

## Weight and mass are two commonly misunderstood terms in fluid mechanics and mechanics. Weight is the measurement of the gravitational force on an object, while mass is the measurement of the amount of matter in an object.

### What is the meaning of lb in unit measurement? lb means pound,pound is the unit of measurment. When you see lb after any number, it means telling the weight in pounds.

### Compare and contrast between mass and weight? Mass is a measurement of the amount of matter something contains, while Weight is the measurement of the pull of gravity on an object.

### How many kilograms is 185 pounds? 185 pounds = 83.915 kilograms or 83 kilograms 914.588 grams 1 pound ~= 0.45359 kilograms 1 kilogram ~= 2.2046 pounds

### Is it normal for a 18 year old 5'9 male to weigh 115 pounds? ive been weighing back and forth between 115 and 118 pounds since i was 15 years old. i eat 3 meals a day, usually alot of chicken/meat and some vegetables. i don't think i have any health problems other then my asthma and arthritis. i tried talking to my doctor already but he says my weight is normal, just kinda worried cuz i look really thin, my cheeks are bony and face looks pale. ive also been feeling low on energy for a while... if its not something that will pass in time, is there anything that can help?

### Is ug equivalent to a micro gram? Yes. The "u" should really be the Greek letter "mu" - Î¼. If you can't see this correctly, the left line of the "u" should go further down. When you have technical difficulties writing it, a "u" is acceptable.

### How much is 9 pounds in kilos? 9 pounds = 4.08 kilograms. 3.5 kg is always half of pounds orite 1 lb = 0.4536 kg. Get your calculator and take it from there. The formula to convert 9 lbs to kg: 9 lbs* 1 kg 2.2046 lbs = 4.08233133 kg First take the weight in pounds and multiply by 453.59. The resulting number is the weight in grams. To convert grams to kilograms, simply divide by 1000. Or, an easier option is to take the weight given in pounds and multiply by 0.45359. In this case the answer is 4.08 kilograms.

### How many ounces equal 28 grams? 28 grams = 0.987670935 ounces Here is the formula : 28 g* 1 oz 28.34952313 g = 0.9876709346 oz

### What is top pan balance? A top pan balance is a weighing device with a flat or curved surface (pan) at the top for holding the item being weighed.

### How do you convert 6 oz to kilogram? Formula: ounces x 0.0283 = kg 6 ounces x 0.0283 = 0.1698 kg Algebraic Steps / Dimensional Analysis6 oz*1 lb 16 oz*1 kg 2.2046 lb=0.1700971388 kg

### How many yams in a pound? Depends on the size of the yams. Ones I cooked today weighed about 1 pound each. If you're truly talking about yams, the more accurate question would be: How many pounds in a yam, since the real thing is truly enormous at up to 5ft long, 6 inches high, and 150lb. Sweet potatos are not yams. They are actually of a totally different family of tubers, but on the average they run anywhere from 4oz to 18oz.

### How many grams in one tenth ounce of gold? Gold is sold in troy ounces, which is a little heavier than a regular ounce. 1 Troy ounce = 31.1 grams, so 0.1 Troy ounce = 3.11 grams

### What is 87 kg converted to pounds? It is 191.802 lbs (approx.). 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.