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Postby mcesareo » Wed Dec 28, 2005 8:03 pm

How many tablespoons in 1/4 cup?

Postby Guest » Wed Dec 28, 2005 8:10 pm


1 cup = 8 fl oz, so 1/4 cup = 2 fl oz.
1 Tablespoon = 0.5 fl oz, or 2 Tablespoons/fl. oz.

Cups, Tablespoons and Teaspoons

Postby Jens » Sat Dec 31, 2005 4:48 am

The standard cooking units used worldwide (except, it seems, in the US but they work well in the US).

1 teaspoon = 5 ml
1 Tablespoon = 15 ml
1/4 cup = 60 ml
1/3 cup = 80 ml
1/2 cup = 125 ml
1 cup = 250 ml

Though not exaxt (4 each 1/4 cups would only add up to 240 ml!) they are close enough for all cooking.


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