Tablespoons to Cups Conversion

How many cups in a tablespoon?

Tablespoons (tbsp) to cups conversion factors are listed below. To find out how many cups in tablespoons, multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter.

1 Tablespoon [US] = 0.0625 (1/16) Cup [US]
1 Tablespoon [UK] = 0.07103 Cup [Metric]

There are 1/16 (0.0625) cups in a tablespoon, because from the smallest to the largest units from tablespoon to cup, tablespoon is a half (1/2) fluid ounce and a fluid ounce is 1/8 of a cup, that makes 1/2 * 1/8 = 1/16 cups in a tablespoon.

For example, to find out how many cups there are in 8 tablespoons, multiply the tablespoon value by the conversion factor, 8 tbsp * 1/16 (cups in 1 tbsp) = 1/2 cups in 8 tablespoons.

Tablespoon is a volume unit that is mostly used in cooking recipes. 1 US tablespoon is about 15 ml. or half of a fluid ounce. The Australian tablespoon is larger and equals to 20 ml. The abbreviations for tablespoon are "tbsp", "tbs", "T", "tblsp".

Cup is a volume unit and used mostly to measure liquid and bulk, dry foods. There is no international standard for cups but mostly United States customary and metric cups are used. The traditional imperial (UK) and Canadian cups are no longer in use today and replaced by metric cups (250 ml.). The abbreviation of cup is "c".

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Conversion Table [US]

Tbsp Cup Tbsp Cup Tbsp Cup Tbsp Cup
1 0.0625 26 1.625 51 3.1875 76 4.75
2 0.125 27 1.6875 52 3.25 77 4.8125
3 0.1875 28 1.75 53 3.3125 78 4.875
4 0.25 29 1.8125 54 3.375 79 4.9375
5 0.3125 30 1.875 55 3.4375 80 5
6 0.375 31 1.9375 56 3.5 81 5.0625
7 0.4375 32 2 57 3.5625 82 5.125
8 0.5 33 2.0625 58 3.625 83 5.1875
9 0.5625 34 2.125 59 3.6875 84 5.25
10 0.625 35 2.1875 60 3.75 85 5.3125
11 0.6875 36 2.25 61 3.8125 86 5.375
12 0.75 37 2.3125 62 3.875 87 5.4375
13 0.8125 38 2.375 63 3.9375 88 5.5
14 0.875 39 2.4375 64 4 89 5.5625
15 0.9375 40 2.5 65 4.0625 90 5.625
16 1 41 2.5625 66 4.125 100 6.25
17 1.0625 42 2.625 67 4.1875 125 7.8125
18 1.125 43 2.6875 68 4.25 150 9.375
19 1.1875 44 2.75 69 4.3125 175 10.9375
20 1.25 45 2.8125 70 4.375 200 12.5
21 1.3125 46 2.875 71 4.4375 250 15.625
22 1.375 47 2.9375 72 4.5 300 18.75
23 1.4375 48 3 73 4.5625 500 31.25
24 1.5 49 3.0625 74 4.625 750 46.875
25 1.5625 50 3.125 75 4.6875 1000 62.5