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How many newton in 1 pound? The answer is 4.4482216282509.
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The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram.
1 kilogram is equal to 9.8066500286389 newton, or 2.2046226218488 pound.
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›› Quick conversion chart of newton to pound

1 newton to pound = 0.22481 pound

5 newton to pound = 1.12404 pound

10 newton to pound = 2.24809 pound

20 newton to pound = 4.49618 pound

30 newton to pound = 6.74427 pound

40 newton to pound = 8.99236 pound

50 newton to pound = 11.24045 pound

75 newton to pound = 16.86067 pound

100 newton to pound = 22.48089 pound

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›› Definition: Newton

In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.

›› Definition: Pound

The pound (abbreviation: lb) is a unit of mass or weight in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. Its size can vary from system to system. The most commonly used pound today is the international avoirdupois pound. The international avoirdupois pound is equal to exactly 453.59237 grams. The definition of the international pound was agreed by the United States and countries of the Commonwealth of Nations in 1958. In the United Kingdom, the use of the international pound was implemented in the Weights and Measures Act 1963. An avoirdupois pound is equal to 16 avoirdupois ounces and to exactly 7,000 grains.

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