# 42 pounds to stones

## Result

42 pounds equals 3 stones

## Conversion formula

Multiply the amount of pounds by the conversion factor to get the result in stones:

42 lbs × 0.0714286 = 3 st

## How to convert 42 pounds to stones?

The conversion factor from pounds to stones is 0.0714286, which means that 1 pounds is equal to 0.0714286 stones:

1 lbs = 0.0714286 st

To convert 42 pounds into stones we have to multiply 42 by the conversion factor in order to get the amount from pounds to stones. We can also form a proportion to calculate the result:

1 lbs → 0.0714286 st

42 lbs → m(st)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the mass m in stones:

m(st) = 42 lbs × 0.0714286 st

m(st) = 3 st

The final result is:

42 lbs → 3 st

We conclude that 42 pounds is equivalent to 3 stones:

42 pounds = 3 stones

## Result approximation

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. In this case forty-two pounds is approximately three stones:

42 pounds ≅ 3 stones

## Conversion table

For quick reference purposes, below is the pounds to stones conversion table:

pounds (lbs) stones (st)
1 pounds 0.071429 stones
2 pounds 0.142857 stones
3 pounds 0.214286 stones
4 pounds 0.285714 stones
5 pounds 0.357143 stones
6 pounds 0.428572 stones
7 pounds 0.5 stones
8 pounds 0.571429 stones
9 pounds 0.642857 stones
10 pounds 0.714286 stones