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**Ounces** are sometimes used as a subdivision measurement of **pounds**, pounds being the larger unit to measure slightly heavier masses. You use pounds more to measure weights of people or things whereas ounces are used more to measure foods, such as chocolate, and smaller items. There are many weight converters available for you to use, check out this one for **pound – ounce conversions**.

## How to Convert lb to oz?

In order to see how many pounds equal a certain number of ounces, you must enter the quantity of pounds in the box above and click ¨convert¨. For the opposite conversion use our calculator to convert ounces to pounds. This **oz to lb calculator** is accurate and easy to use.

## Formula to Convert Pounds – Ounces

The **conversion formula** used for these two units of mass is** lb x 16 = oz** and this is automatically used by our **converter of pounds to ounces**. For instance, 1lb = 16oz while 15lb = 240oz.

## Measurements in Pounds

Similar to kilograms, **pounds** are used to measure things that can be lifted by people. Usually it is used to measure body weight and animals, but can sometimes be used as a unit of weight for food. The** lb – oz calculator** above will help you with any conversion.

## Measurements in Ounces

This is the smallest **unit of mass** and one **ounce** roughly is the same weight as a slice of bread. It can be used to measure liquids or in the fabric industry. More commonly the **measurement of ounces** is used in cooking. Use our **pound to ounce converter** to change between these units of quantity.

### How many is 1 Pound in Ounces?

**16 Ounces**

`(1lb = 16oz)`

### How many are 2 Pounds in Ounces?

**32 Ounces**

`(2lb = 32oz)`

### How many are 3 Pounds in Ounces?

**48 Ounces**

`(3lb = 48oz)`

### How many are 4 Pounds in Ounces?

**64 Ounces**

`(4lb = 64oz)`

### How many are 5 Pounds in Ounces?

**80 Ounces**

`(5lb = 80oz)`

### How many are 10 Pounds in Ounces?

**160 Ounces**

`(10lb = 160oz)`

### How many are 15 Pounds in Ounces?

**240 Ounces**

`(15lb = 240oz)`

### How many are 20 Pounds in Ounces?

**320 Ounces**

`(20lb = 320oz)`

### How many are 25 Pounds in Ounces?

**400 Ounces**

`(25lb = 400oz)`

### How many are 30 Pounds in Ounces?

**480 Ounces**

`(30lb = 480oz)`

### How many are 50 Pounds in Ounces?

**800 Ounces**

`(50lb = 800oz)`

### How many are 100 Pounds in Ounces?

**1600 Ounces**

`(100lb = 1600oz)`

### How many are 200 Pounds in Ounces?

**3200 Ounces**

`(200lb = 3200oz)`

### How many are 500 Pounds in Ounces?

**8000 Ounces**

`(500lb = 8000oz)`

### How many are 1000 Pounds in Ounces?

**16000 Ounces**

`(1000lb = 16000oz)`