# Question: What are equivalents in cooking?

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## What are equivalent measurements?

Essentially- this is precisely how many tablespoons or teaspoons are in each measuring cup size. If you happen to be missing a measuring cup, you can use the equivalent measure in tablespoons (or teaspoons). For Example: 1 cup EQUALS (or is the same as) 16 Tablespoons.

## What is the equivalent of 2 cups?

Dry/Weight Measure

Ounces
10 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons 2/3 cup 5.2 ounces
12 tablespoons 3/4 cup 6 ounces
16 tablespoons 1 cup 8 ounces
32 tablespoons 2 cups 16 ounces

## What are the equivalent measure of 1/2 cup of flour?

All Purpose Flour

Cup/Spoon Grams Pounds
1/2 Cup 62.5 g 0.14 lb
1/3 Cup 41.67 g 0.09 lb
1/4 Cup 31.25 g 0.07 lb
Tablespoon 7.81 g

## What are the abbreviations and equivalents of measurements in cookery?

Common cooking abbreviations

Cooking Abbreviation(s) Unit of Measurement
oz ounce
pt pint
t, tsp teaspoon
T, TB, Tbl, Tbsp tablespoon

## How do you convert measurements for cooking?

US to Metric Cooking Conversions

1. ⅕ tsp = 1 ml.
2. 1 tsp = 5 ml.
3. 1 tbsp = 15 ml.
4. 1 fl ounce = 30 ml.
5. 1 cup = 237 ml.
6. 1 pint (2 cups) = 473 ml.
7. 1 quart (4 cups) = .95 liter.
8. 1 gallon (16 cups) = 3.8 liters.
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## How much is 1 cup of flour in grams?

Common Measurement Conversions for Baking

1 cup flour 120 grams 4.2 oz
1 cup whole wheat flour 130 grams 4.6 oz
1 cup almond flour 112 grams 3.9 oz
1 cup whole milk 240 grams 8.6 oz
1 cup sour cream 240 grams 8.6 oz

## What size is a cup in baking?

Dry Ingredient Equivalents

1 tablespoon 3 teaspoons 15 ml
1/2 cup 8 tablespoons 125 ml
2/3 cup 10-2/3 tablespoons 150 ml
3/4 cup 12 tablespoons 175 ml
1 cup 16 tablespoons 250 ml

## How much is a cup in baking?

Officially, a US Cup is 240ml (or 8.45 imperial fluid ounces.)

## What is a cup of flour?

A cup of all-purpose flour weighs 4 1/4 ounces or 120 grams. This chart is a quick reference for volume, ounces, and grams equivalencies for common ingredients.

## How do you write tablespoon in a recipe?

Tablespoon can be abbreviated with T, TB, tbsp, tbl, or tbs.

## What does tbsp stand for in cooking?

A tablespoon (tbsp.) is a large spoon. In many English-speaking regions, the term now refers to a large spoon used for serving; however, in some regions, it is the largest type of spoon used for eating. By extension, the term is also used as a cooking measure of volume.

## What does tbsp mean in cooking?

Definition of tablespoon

1 : a large spoon used especially for serving. 2 : a unit of measure used especially in cookery equal to ¹/₂ fluid ounce (15 milliliters)

## Is tbsp and tbs the same?

As abbreviations the difference between tbs and tbsp

is that tbs is tablespoon while tbsp is tablespoon (unit of measure).