Cookhacker Weights and Measurement Conversion Charts

COMMON MEASUREMENTS AND EQUIVALENTS

1/2 teaspoon = 30 drops
1 teaspoon = 1/3 tablespoon or 60 drops
3 teaspoons = 1 tablespoon
1/2 tablespoon = 11/2 teaspoons
1 tablespoon = 3 teaspoons or 1/2 fluid ounce
2 tablespoons = 1/8 cup or 1 fluid ounce
3 tablespoons = 1 1/2 fluid ounce or 1 jigger
4 tablespoons = 1/4 cup or 2 fluid ounces
5 1/3 tablespoons = 1/3 cup or 5 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon
8 tablespoons = 1/2 cup or 4 fluid ounces
10 2/3 tablespoons = 2/3 cup or 10 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons
12 tablespoons = 3/4 cup or 6 fluid ounces
16 tablespoons = 1 cup or 8 fluid ounces or 1/2 pint
1/8 cup = 2 tablespoons or 1 fluid ounce
1/4 cup = 4 tablespoons or 2 fluid ounce
1/3 cup = 5 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon
3/8 cup = 2 tablespoons or 1 fluid ounce
1/8 cup = 1/4 cup + 2 tablespoons
1/2 cup = 8 tablespoons or 4 fluid ounces
2/3 cup = 10 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons
5/8 cup = 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons
3/4 cup = 12 tablespoons or 6 fluid ounces
7/8 cup = 3/4 cup + 2 tablespoons
1 cup = 16 tablespoons or 1/2 pint or 8 fluid ounces
2 cups = 12 tablespoons or 6 fluid ounces
1 pint = 2 cups or 16 fluid ounces
1 quart = 2 pints or 4 cups or 32 fluid ounces
1 gallon = 4 quarts or 8 pints or 16 cups or 128 fluid ounces

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APPROXIMATE METRIC EQUIVALENTS

1/4 teaspoon = 1.23 milliliters
1/2 teaspoon = 2.46 milliliters
3/4 teaspoon = 3.7 milliliters
1 teaspoon = 4.93 milliliters
1 1/4 teaspoons = 6.16 milliliters
1 1/2 teaspoons = 7.39 milliliters
13/4 teaspoons = 8.63 milliliters
2 teaspoons = 9.86 milliliters
1 tablespoon = 14.79 milliliters
2 tablespoons = 29.57 milliliters
1/4 cup = 59.15 milliliters
1/2 cup = 118.3 milliliters
1 cup = 236.59 milliliters
2 cups or 1 pint = 473.18 milliliters
3 cups = 709.77 milliliters
4 cups or 1 quart = 946.36 milliliters
4 quarts or 1 gallon = 3.785 liters

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CONVERTING TO METRIC

When converting to or from metric, be sure to convert all measurements.
Otherwise, the proportions of the ingredients could be critically imbalanced.

When This Is Known Multiply It By To Get
teaspoons 4.93 milliliters
tablespoons 14.79 milliliters
fluid ounces 29.57 milliliters
cups 236.59 milliliters
cups 0.236 liters
pints 473.18 milliliters
pints 0.473 liters
quarts 946.36 milliliters
quarts 0.946 liters
gallons 3.785 liters
ounces 28.35 grams
pounds 0.454 kilograms
inches 2.54 centimeters
Fahrenheit subtract 32,
multiply by 5
and divide by 9
Celsius (Centigrade)

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CONVERTING FROM METRIC

When converting to or from metric, be sure to convert all measurements.
Otherwise, the proportions of the ingredients could be critically imbalanced.

When This Is Known Divide It By To Get
milliliters 4.93 teaspoons
milliliters 14.79 tablespoons
milliliters 4.93 teaspoons
milliliters 14.79 tablespoons
milliliters 29.57 fluid ounces
milliliters 236.59 cups
liters 0.236 cups
milliliters 473.18 pints
liters 0.473 pints
milliliters 946.36 quarts
liters 0.946 quarts
liters 3.785 gallons
grams 28.35 ounces
kilograms 0.454 pounds
centimeters 2.54 inches
Celsius (Centigrade) multiply by 9
divide by 5
and add 32
Fahrenheit

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