What is pound
Pound Short Word is Ib, Ibm. Pound Used in USC (United States Customary, and Other SM System of Measurement). According to avoirdupois One Pound is equal to 0.45359237 KG. This unit is discovered from the Roman Libra. But the Pound is a English word.
Uses of Pound
Current and Historic Use
In 1stJuly 1959 international avoirdupois pound has defined the exact volume of the pound.
1 Pound = 0.45359237 KG
In United Kingdom International Pound implemented according to 1963 act.
In various parts of the world Pound is almost similar, Its not identical.
It’s also known as Wool Pound. initially it was equal to 6992 troy grains. Avoirdupois Pound Divided into 16 ounces. In Queen Elizabeth reign Pound refined 7000 TG (troy grains).
Relationship to the kilogram
In 1963 according to new weight and measurement act Pound relation defined According to this One Pound is equal to (0.45359237 Kg)
One troy pound is equal to 12 Troy ounces & (5760 Grains) which is equal with 373.2417216 grams. In England Jewelers Used Troy Ounces.
In French Market Troy Ounce is known as Troyes