If you've got a weight measurement in pounds, but you need it in stone, then this pounds to stone converter is precisely what you need. In this short text, we'll cover:
- How to convert weight from pounds to stone;
- How to use this pounds to stone converter; and
- Answer some frequently asked questions about converting pounds to stone, such as what is 128 pounds in stone?
How to convert weight from pounds to stone
The key to converting pounds to stone is knowing that there are 14 pounds in one stone of weight. Given this, we can write an equation to do the conversion:
weight in stone = weight in pounds / 14
For example, to convert 168 pounds to stone you would perform the following calculation:
weight in stone = 168 / 14 = 12 stone
How to use the pounds to stone converter
Using our pounds to stone converter is really simple.
- Enter the number of pounds you wish to convert into the first input field.
- The equivalent weight in stone appears instantly in the second input field.
- You can even do the reverse conversion by entering a number into the stone row of the calculator.
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Remember that the pounds to stones converter isn't your only option when it comes to converting weight here at Omni. The following list contains many other calculators for converting weight:
What is 128 pounds in stone?
9.14. You can calculate this answer for yourself by following these steps:
- Divide the number of pounds by the number 14. So that's
128/14 = 9.14in this example.
- Enjoy your result and a better way to express larger weight values.
How many pounds in a stone in the UK?
In the UK, there are 14 pounds in a stone. The stone is preferred to pounds when expressing your bodyweight in the UK. Interestingly, the US never adopted the stone, preferring to stick with just pounds.