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    It is sometimes necessary to convert one unit of measure to another. This is also the case when you need to convert grams to pounds. There are several things you can do to figure things out. The easiest way to figure this out is to go online.

    However, if you’re on the go and can’t get any online access then you will have to do it either from the top of your head with a paper and pencil or use a calculator. You’ll need to know the basic equivalents when you go from grams to pounds. You’ll need to know this conversion value whether you use paper and pen or a calculator.

    Converting Grams to Punds Online

    If you have Internet access using your computer or any portable device, you can tap the information super highway and get the results you want. For example, if you want to convert grams to pounds like five grams of medicine to pounds you can simply go to any search engine and type the correct set of search words. In this example you type ‘5 grams to pounds’ and you will immediately get the result as 0.0110231131 pounds.

    Now, another option, which will kind of take you several clicks to make, is to look for websites that have online converters. These basically do the same thing that search engines usually do. However, with online converting sites, you don’t have to type as much words to figure out what you’re looking for.

    Sites like these will just ask you to enter the amount you’d like to convert, click which units of measurement you like to convert from and units you need to convert to, and finally click enter. Presto! You have your results without having to type a lot of words on a search bar.

    Doing It Manually

    If you’re stuck somewhere where you don’t have an Internet connection then you would have to do the math on your own. Having a calculator will make things a lot easier when you convert an amount in grams to pounds. The steps you need to take are rather easy but you will have to know how many pounds are in a gram.

    Determine how many grams you need to convert. Next, multiply that amount by 0.022 since one gram is equal to .0022 pounds. And the result you get out of this little mathematical exercise is your grams converted into pounds. This may be a bit difficult if you haven’t done any math on paper for a bit of a while.

    0.022 pounds is a rounded off equivalent of one gram, if you want a more accurate measurement then multiply the amount in grams by 0.00220462262. Well, that will eventually make you use more space on your piece of paper or pad but it won’t be much of a problem on a calculator.