measures & conversions

Measuring Equivalents & Conversions
  from Better Homes & Gardens New Cook Book 1981
 
  • a dash or a pinch = 1/8 teaspoon or less
  • 3 teaspoons = 1 tablespoon
  • 4 tablespoons = 1/4 cup
  • 5 1/3 tablespoons = 1/3 cup
  • 8 tablespoons = 1/2 cup
  • 10 2/3 tablespoons = 2/3 cup
  • 12 tablespoons = 34 cup
  • 16 tablespoons = 1 cup
  • 1 ounce = 28.35 grams
  • 1 pound = 453.59 grams
  • 1 gram = 0.035 ounces
  • 1 kilogram = 2.2 pounds
  • 1 tablespoon = 1/2 fluid ounce
  • 1 cup = 8 fluid ounces
  • 1 cup = 1/2 pint
  • 2 cups = 1 pint
  • 4 cups = 1 quart
  • 2 pints = 1 quart
  • 4 quarts = 1 gallon
  • 8 quarts = 1 peck
  • 2 gallons = 1 peck
  • 4 pecks = 1 bushel
  • 1 tablespoon = 14.79 milliliters
  • 1 cup = 236.6 milliliters
  • 1 quart = 946.4 milliliters
  • 1 liter = 1.06 quarts