# How many kilograms are in 5 pounds?

##### 1 Answer
Apr 7, 2016

There are exactly $2.26796185$ kilograms in $5$ pounds.

#### Explanation:

There are $453.59237$ grams in $1$ pound.

So in $5$ pounds there are $5 \cdot 453.59237 = 2267.96185$ grams

There are $1000$ grams in a kilogram.

So $2267.96185$ grams is $\frac{2267.96185}{1000} = 2.26796185$ kilograms.