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# Convert Ounces to Kilograms

Written by Rahul Lath ### Convert Ounces to Kilograms

Conversion of ounces to kilograms: Ounces and kilograms are used to measure the weight/mass. A mass of 0.0283495 kilograms, makes an ounce. This article will help you to convert ounces to kilograms.

Ounces

oz

Kilograms

kg

## What Is an Ounce?

An Ounce is the smallest unit used for measuring the weight, mass, or volume and is equal to one-sixteenth of a pound. The weight is generally measured in ounces and pounds in the United States while other countries use metric units such as Newtons. It’s denoted by ‘oz.’

Common Usage:

• Used for measuring packaged foods.
• Used for measuring postal items.
• Used for measuring the weight of paper.

Dry Ounce

A Dry ounce is the smallest unit of measurement. It is generally used for measuring dry ingredients in the kitchen such as nuts, seeds, sugar, salt, and other various kinds of powders, etc.

Fluid Ounce

Fluid ounces are commonly used for measuring the volume of liquid items such as milk, yogurt, cooking oil, honey, etc. It’s denoted by ‘fl oz.’

• It’s always advised to measure the liquid items in cups and but if you are using dry ingredients then you will have to measure that in scale. As one cup equals 8 fluid ounces, different dry items will have different weights.

## What Is Kilogram?

In the International System of Standards (SI), the kilogram is the primary unit for measuring mass. It’s denoted by the symbol ‘kg.’

1 kg = 1000 g

Common Usage:

• Used for measuring the mass of vegetables.
• Used for measuring the mass of fruits.
• Used for measuring the mass of a massive quantity of grains.

## How to Convert Ounces to Kilograms?

To convert ounces to kilogram, multiply the given value of ounces by 0.0283495 to get the value in kilograms. As
1 ounce = 0.0283495 Kilograms

The formula to convert ounce to kilogram is:
X oz = X ×0.0283495 kg
where X is the value in ounces.

## Examples of the Conversion of Ounces to Kilograms.

Problem 1: Convert 10 ounces to kilograms.
Solution 1:

Step 1: The given value is 10 ounces.
Step 2: Substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion formula to convert ounces to kilograms.
X oz = X ×0.0283495 kg
Hence,
10 oz = 10 ×0.0283495 kg
= 0.283495 kg
Therefore, 10 ounces is 0.283495 kilograms.

Problem 2: Convert 56 ounces to kilograms.
Solution 2:

Step 1: The given value is 56 ounces.
Step 2: Substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion formula to convert ounces to kilograms.
X oz = X × 0.0283495 kg
Hence,
56 oz = 56 × 0.0283495 kg
= 1.58757 kg
Therefore, 56 ounces is 1.58757 kilograms.

Problem 3: Convert 66 ounces to kilograms.
Solution 3:

Step 1: The given value is 66 ounces.
Step 2: Substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion formula to convert ounces to kilograms.
X oz = X × 0.0283495 kg
Hence,
66 oz = 66 × 0.0283495 kg
= 1.87107 kg
Therefore, 66 ounces is 1.87107 kilograms.

Problem 4: Convert 70 ounces to kilograms.
Solution 4:

Step 1: The given value is 70 ounces.
Step 2: Substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion formula to convert ounces to kilograms.
X oz = X × 0.0283495 kg
Hence,
70 oz = 70 × 0.0283495 kg
= 1.98447 kg
Therefore, 70 ounces is 1.98447 kilograms.

Problem 5: Convert 88 ounces to kilograms.
Solution 5:

Step 1: The given value is 88 ounces.
Step 2: Substitute the given values at the required places in the conversion formula to convert ounces to kilograms.
X oz = X × 0.0283495 kg
Hence,
88 oz = 88 × 0.0283495 kg
= 2.49476 kg
Therefore, 88 ounces is 2.49476 kilograms.

## FAQs on the Conversion of Ounces to Kilograms

How many ounces are in a kilo?
35.274 ounces are there in a kilogram.

How do you convert oz to kg?
To convert ounces to kilogram, multiply the given value of ounces by 0.0283495 to get the value in kilograms. As
1 ounce = 0.0283495 Kilograms
The formula to convert ounce to kilogram is:
X oz = X ×0.0283495 kg
where X is the value in ounces.

Is 16 oz same as 1 pound?
Yes, 16 ounces make a pound.

What is an ounce?
An Ounce is the smallest unit used for measuring the weight, mass, or volume and is equal to one-sixteenth of a pound. The weight is generally measured in ounces and pounds in the United States while other countries use metric units such as Newtons. It’s denoted by ‘oz.’

How many pounds are there in 1 kg?
2.20462 pounds are there in 1 kilogram.

References
The SI Base Units

Written by

Rahul Lath

Reviewed by

Arpit Rankwar