Quarts to cups conversion factors are listed below (for US, UK and for both fluid and dry measurements). To find out how many cups in quarts, multiply by the conversion factors or use the converter.
1 Quart [Fluid, US] = 4 Cups [US]
1 Quart [Dry, US] = 4.65458877 Cups [US]
1 Quart [UK] = 4.54609 Cups [Metric]
There are 4 cups in a US fluid quart, because from the largest to the smallest units between quart and cup, there are 2 pints in a quart, and 2 cups in each pint, that makes 2 * 2 = 4 cups in a quart.
For example, to find out how many cups there are in a quart and a half, multiply the quart value by the conversion factor, 1.5 qt * 4 = 6 cups in a quart and a half.
Quart is an imperial and US customary volume unit. A US quart is 0.946353 liters, 2 pints, 4 cups or 32 fl. ounces. An imperial (UK) quart equals to 1.13652 liters or 1.20095 US quarts. 1 quart is 1/4 of a gallon. The abbreviation is "qt".
Cup is a volume unit in metric and US customary systems. UK and Canada now use metric cups. There are 4 cups in a US liquid quart and about 4.65 cups in a dry quart. There are 4 metric cups in a liter (each cup is 250 ml.). The abbreviation is "c".