To convert pounds (lbs) to kilograms (kg), you can use the following step-by-step instructions:

Step 1: Understand the conversion factor

1 lb is equal to approximately 0.45359237 kg. This is the conversion factor we will use to convert pounds to kilograms.

Step 2: Set up the conversion equation

To convert 41 lbs to kg, we can set up the equation as follows:

41 lbs * (0.45359237 kg/1 lb)

Step 3: Cancel out the units

In the equation, the unit “lbs” appears in both the numerator and denominator, so we can cancel it out. We are left with:

41 * 0.45359237 kg

Step 4: Perform the calculation

Multiply 41 by 0.45359237 to find the equivalent weight in kilograms:

41 * 0.45359237 = 18.597 kg

Step 5: Round the answer (if necessary)

In this case, the answer is already rounded to three decimal places, so we don’t need to make any further adjustments.

Therefore, 41 lbs is approximately equal to 18.597 kg.