How many tablespoons in a cup?
There are 16 tablespoons in a cup. To convert cups to tablespoons, multiply the cup value by 16.
For example, to find out how many tablespoons there are in a cup and a half, multiply 1.5 by 16, that makes 24 tablespoons in a cup and a half.
US cups to tablespoons formula
tbsp = c * 16
1 Cup = 16 Tablespoons
What is a Cup?
Cup is a United States Customary and the Metric system volume unit. 1 Cup is equal to 16 tablespoons. The symbol is "c".
- 1 US cup = 16 US tablespoons
- 1 Imperial cup = 16 Imperial tablespoons
- 1 Metric cup = 16.667 Metric tablespoons
To convert between Australian cups and tablespoons, please use Australian cups to tablespoons calculator tool.
Common conversions from cups to tablespoons
- 1/8 cup = 2 tablespoons
- 1/4 cup = 4 tablespoons
- 1/3 cup = 5.33 tablespoons
- 1/2 cup = 8 tablespoons
- 1 cup = 16 tablespoons
- 1.5 cup = 24 tablespoons
- 2 cups = 32 tablespoons
- 2.5 cups = 40 tablespoons
You may also use cooking units conversion to convert all cooking units.