# kilogram to pounds

Kilograms and pound both are units which is used for the measurement of mass, well mass is one of the most important characteristics which is used to determine thing about the object. Here in this article, we will consider two units which are used for the measurement of mass, kilograms and the pound

## kilogram to pounds

Let’s consider kilogram first, well kilogram is the unit of mass measurement which has been chosen as the SI unit for mass analysis.

The symbol which is used to show kilogram is kg, and the logo which is used to show pound is lbs.

The thing which you have to consider about kilogram is that kilogram is the most used unit in the whole system of units for mass measurement, this is very easy to understand the concept of a kilogram. Well, a kilogram is the unit of measure which is equal to the mass which is made with a thousand of a gram. this means that we require a thousand of a gram of mass which can be called as 1 kilogram of mass.

Coming on to pound, the pound is the unit of mass which is equal to 0.45 of kilograms, if a body has half the mass which is shown by kilogram then we can say that it is similar to one pound.

Coming on to conversion, then we have

•    One kilogram is equal to 2.20 lbs.
•    One lb is equal to 0.45 of kilograms.
•    Then we you want to convert kilograms into pound you can use a formula which is pounds = kg x 0.45, this formula will give you the conversion of kilograms to pound and vice versa.