Cups to Tablespoons Conversion

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tablespoon 16 32 48 64 80 96 112 128 144 160 176 192 208 224 240 256 272 288 304 320 336 352 368 384 400 416 432 448 464 480 496 512 528 544 560 576 592 608 624 640 656 672 688 704 720 736 752 768 784 800 960 1120 1280 1440 1600
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In this conversion page, the tables and the converter are based on the US cups and tablespoons.

How many tablespoons (tbsp) in a cup?

There are a few commonly accepted sizes for cups such as US cup, Metric cup, Imperial cup and the Canadian cup. There are different sizes of tablespoons, such as US tablespoon, Imperial tablespoon and Metric tablespoon. So, depending on what types of cups and tablespoons are converted, the answer to the question of how many tablespoons in a cup might be different. If you are converting from US cups to tablespoons, then there are 16 tablespoons in a cup.

The list of conversion factors from cups to tablespoons:

  • 1 US cup = 16 US tablespoons
  • 1 Metric cup = 16.6667 Metric tablespoon
  • 1 Canadian cup = 15.37215 US tablespoons
  • 1 Imperial cup = 16 Imperial tablespoons

How to convert cups to tablespoons?

There are 16 tablespoons in a cup. To convert cups to tablespoons (tbsp), multiply the cup value by 16.

For example, to find out how many tablespoons there are in 1/4 cup, multiply 16 by 0.25, that makes 4 tablespoons in 1/4 cup.

cups to tablespoons formula

tablespoon = cup * 16

Common conversions from US cups to tablespoons (tbsp):

  • 1/4 cup = 4 tbsp
  • 1/2 cup = 8 tbsp
  • 3/4 cup = 12 tbsp
  • 1 cup = 16 tbsp
  • 1.5 cups = 24 tbsp
  • 2 cups = 32 tbsp
  • 4 cups = 64 tbsp

To convert between Australian cups and tablespoons, please visit Australian cups to tablespoons converter.

What is a Cup?

Cup is a volume unit. 1 US cup = 16 US tablespoons. 1 Metric cup = 16.6667 Metric tablespoons. 1 Canadian cup = 15.37215 US tablespoons. 1 Imperial cup = 16 Imperial tablespoons. The symbol is "c".

Please visit cooking units conversion to convert all cooking units.

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