# 1020 g shown as pounds and ounces

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We give the results in stones, pounds (lb) and ounces (oz), not as decimal fractions of a pound (2.nn lb).

Should you want the actual formulas so you can work out your own conversions to scientific accuracy, Wikipedia has a very detailed article explaining Conversion of Units that covers all units of measurement.

Our converter works its sums out.

We give the results in stones, pounds (lb) and ounces (oz), not as decimal fractions of a pound (2.nn lb).

#### Pounds and Ounces: Unit of Mass

The Pound (abbr. lb) is a unit of Mass of the British Imperial System. Now superseded by the Metric System, it is still used in combination with the Metric system in these countries: The United States, The United Kingdom,Australia, Canada, New Zealand, The Republic of Ireland, India, Malaysia, Sri Lanka (formerly Ceylon) and the Hong Kong.

**Liquid Measurement**: To measuring a liquid with a mass similar to water, weigh it! 1 litre of water weighs 1 kg (kilogram). 500 ml (milliliters or milliliters) of water weighs 500g (grams), 56ml of water weighs 56 grams. Etc.