# pounds to tons

Enter the value that you want to convert pounds to tons (lbs to tons) or *tons to pounds*.

### Pounds (lbs):

Lb stands for a pound. It is a unit of mass & weight measuring unit. It is used in the imperial system & united state customary systems. the symbolic representation of pound is "lb". One lbs weight is equal to 0.0005 ton.

### Metric Ton (t):

The ton is a measuring unit of weight. It is used principally as a unit of mass. Its original use as a measurement of volume. One ton weight is equal to 2000 pounds.

### Pounds to Metric Tons (lbs to tons):

It is a free online pounds to metric tons unit converter. Lb stands for a pound. It is a unit of mass & weight measuring unit. It is used in the imperial system & united state customary systems. the symbolic representation of pound is "lb". One lbs weight is equal to 0.0005 ton. The ton is a measuring unit of weight. It is used principally as a unit of mass. Its original use as a measurement of volume. One ton weight is equal to 2000 pounds.

### Pound to Ton (metric) Conversion Table.

how many pounds in a ton.

Pound [lbs] | Ton (metric) [t] |
---|---|

0.01 lbs | 4.5359237E-6 t |

0.1 lbs | 4.53592E-5 t |

1 lbs | 0.0004535924 t |

2 lbs | 0.0009071847 t |

3 lbs | 0.0013607771 t |

5 lbs | 0.0022679619 t |

10 lbs | 0.0045359237 t |

20 lbs | 0.0090718474 t |

50 lbs | 0.0226796185 t |

100 lbs | 0.045359237 t |

1000 lbs | 0.45359237 t |

### How to convert pounds to tons?

For converting pounds to metric ton we can go with an example.

**Example:**

Convert 5 lbs to tons?

We know that 1 lb = 0.0005 ton; 1 ton = 2000 lbs.

14000 lbs = ___ ton.

14000 x 0.0005 = 7 ton (we know 1 lb = 0.0005 ton)

**Answer:**

14000 lbs = 7 ton.