A tonne(t) is a metric unit of mass equal to 1,000 kilograms.
A pound(lbs) is also a unit of weight used mainly in Britain, America, and other countries where English is spoken.
Formula to convert lbs to t.
To convert lbs to t, we need to know the conversion ratio.
We say that 1 tonne is equivalent to 2204.62 pounds.
Therefore, to convert lbs to t, we divide the lbs value by 2204.62.
Mass in Tonnes = Mass in Tonnes ÷ 2204.62
Convert 6000 pounds to tonnes.
= 6000 ÷ 2204.62
= 2.7 tonnes.