How many teaspoons in a tablespoon?
There are 3 teaspoons in 1 tablespoon. To convert tablespoons to teaspoons, multiply the tablespoon value by 3.
For example, to find out how many teaspoons in a tablespoon and a half, multiply 1.5 by 3, that makes 4.5 teaspoons in a tablespoon and a half.
1 Tablespoon = 3 Teaspoons [US, UK, Metric]
1 Tablespoon = 4 Teaspoons [Australia]
United States Customary:
There are 3 teaspoons in a tablespoon, because 1 tablespoon is 14.7868 mL and 1 teaspoon is 4.92892 mL, that makes 14.7868 / 4.92892 = 3 teaspoons in a tablespoon.
British Imperial System:
There are 3 teaspoons in a tablespoon, because 1 imperial tablespoon is 17.7582 mL and 1 imperial teaspoon is 5.91939 mL, that makes 17.7582 / 5.91939 = 3 teaspoons in a tablespoon.
Metric System:
There are 3 teaspoons in a tablespoon, because, 1 metric tablespoon is 15 mL and 1 metric teaspoon is 5 mL, that makes 15 / 5 = 3 teaspoons in a tablespoon.
Australia:
1 Australian tablespoon is 20 mL and 1 Australian teaspoon is 5 mL, that makes 20 / 5 = 4 Australian teaspoons in an Australian tablespoon.
If you would like to convert between teaspoons and tablespoons and also get information and access the conversion tables please check tablespoons and teaspoons converter page.
How many tablespoons in a teaspoon?
1 Teaspoon is equal to 1/3 tablespoon. To convert teaspoons to tablespoons, divide the teaspoon value by 3.
What is Tablespoon?
Tablespoon is a volume unit in imperial, US Customary and metric measurement systems. The symbol is "tbsp".
What is Teaspoon?
Teaspoon is a volume unit in imperial, US Customary and metric measurement systems. The symbol is "tsp".