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Q: Does a pound of feathers weigh more than 12 ounces of beer?

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1 pound

Approximately 0.78 of a pound

16 ounces

Assuming you mean the beer only and not including the container and assuming that beer weighs the same as water (it will be very close), then 16 fluid ounces of beer weighs 16.7 ounces or 1.04 pound.

One can of beer weighs 13.1 ounces (the empty can weighs 0.53 ounces) 13.1x24=314.4 ounces The cardboard box the case comes in weighing 7 ounces 314.4+7=321.4 16 ounces per pound 321.4/16=20.08 pounds

Yes you would weigh about a pound more. But something quite interesting is that a fluid ounce of water or beer does not weigh one ounce, it is slightly more. Exactly how much more depends on wether you use imperial or U.S. units.

Just the beer would weigh about 261 grams or 9.2 ounces--

There is 12 ounces of root beer and about an ounce for the can.

Twelve ounces of course, also 340 grams.

But it's about 12 ounces lighter than a full one. lol. Anywhos, There are 28 empty 12 ounce cans in a pound per the recycling station up the road. There are 16 ounces in a pound. Divide 16 by 28 and you get .5714285 ounces per empty can.

Butter is ordinarily measured in avoirdupois pounds and ounces, where an ounce is 28.3495, and there are 16 ounces per pound, Thar's the scale used fir almost everything sold in a grocery or a hardware store, Thus 45 grams of butter or water or snap beans or nails or paint would weigh 1.587 avoirdupois ounces.On the other hand, troy weight is use for the jewelry medals like silver, golf otplatinum. A troy ounce is heavier than an avoirdupois ounce, but because there are 12 troy ounces to a troy pound, a troy pound is less than an avoirdupois pound. A troy ounce is 31.103 grams, so 45 grams of butter weighs the same thing as 1.447 ounces of gold.You may be aware of the riddle where you ask, "Which is heavier, a pound of feathers or a pound of iron?" The answer is that they weigh the same amount. Many people have heard that riddle, so you ask them, "which is heavier, a pound of feathers or a pound of gold?" The feathers are heavier, Next day, you ask them which is heavier, an ounce of feathers or an ounce of gold?" This tie, the gold is heavier. Take your smart phone into the bar with you, to prove that you're right, and you should be able to win a beer from the same guy two days running. (Warning! This site is not responsible if your victim gets mad and punches you in the mouth.)

1 Pound = 16 ounces ounces used to measure beer is a measure of volume, not weight. A gallon of beer weighs about 8 pounds. Therefore 16 fluid ounces (one pint or 1/8 gallon) weighs about 1.0625 lbs. ......................... The weight of a fluid ounce of beer will vary with the recipe and completeness of fermentation. Home brewers call this 'gravity' and measure it with a hygrometer. The same is true for wine. 1 pound always equals 16 ounces in weight, but a fluid ounce is 4% more in the US than in the UK. For details, look for 'pint' in Wikipedia. For more weirdness, check out section 3.1 of that article.

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