translate lbs to kg

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

Step 1: Understand the conversion factor
The conversion factor between pounds and kilograms is 1 lb = 0.45359237 kg. This means that 1 pound is equal to approximately 0.4536 kilograms.

Step 2: Set up the conversion equation
To convert pounds to kilograms, you need to multiply the weight in pounds by the conversion factor. The formula is:
Weight in kg = Weight in lbs × Conversion factor

Step 3: Perform the conversion
Let’s say you have a weight value of 150 lbs that you want to convert to kilograms. Using the conversion formula, you can calculate it as follows:
Weight in kg = 150 lbs × 0.45359237 kg/lb

Step 4: Calculate the result
Now, simply multiply the weight in pounds by the conversion factor:
Weight in kg = 150 × 0.45359237 kg
Weight in kg ≈ 68.0388555 kg

Therefore, 150 pounds is approximately equal to 68.04 kilograms.

Remember, the conversion factor is an approximation, so the result may have some rounding errors.

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