## How can I measure 1/2 cup without a measuring cup?

A tablespoon is about the size of half a ping-pong ball or the size of an ice cube. 1/4 cup is about the size of a large egg. 1/2 cup is about the size of a tennis ball. 1 cup is about the size of an apple or a baseball.

**What size scoop is a 1/4 cup?**

So a #16 scoop holds 4 tablespoons (that’s 1/4 cup for those of you playing along at home).

### What is the exact measure of 1 cup?

8 fluid ounces

1 Cup. “1 Cup” is equal to 8 fluid ounces in US Standard Volume. It is a measure used in cooking. A Metric Cup is slightly different: it is 250 milliliters (which is about 8.5 fluid ounces).

**How many cups are in a dog scoop?**

two cups

Quickly fill up your dog’s food bowl with this large scoop, capable of carrying around two cups of food in one go.

#### What is the half of half a cup?

¼ cup

Half of ½ cup is equivalent to ¼ cup.

**What is the size of a scoop?**

scoop is equal to 1/3 cup, lightly packed.

## What is a #8 scoop?

The real scoop size to volume measure is an easy math. Example given: the number 8 on the scoop makes the scoop 1 eight of quart (1/8 qt) large or 4 fluid ounces = 1/2 cup big. Hence a scoop No. 1 would equal to 1 quart volume measure or 32 fluid ounces (where 1 qt = 32 fl oz = 4 cups) and so on.

**What is the equivalent of 1/2 cup?**

Volume Equivalents (liquid)* | ||
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8 tablespoons | 1/2 cup | 4 fluid ounces |

12 tablespoons | 3/4 cup | 6 fluid ounces |

16 tablespoons | 1 cup | 8 fluid ounces |

2 cups | 1 pint | 16 fluid ounces |

### What are the equivalent measure of 1/2 cup of flour?

Dry/Weight Measure

Metric | ||
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8 tablespoons | 1/2 cup | 113 grams |

10 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons | 2/3 cup | 151 grams |

12 tablespoons | 3/4 cup | 170 grams |

16 tablespoons | 1 cup | 225 grams |

**How much is a cup?**

Volume Equivalents (liquid)* | ||
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16 tablespoons | 1 cup | 8 fluid ounces |

2 cups | 1 pint | 16 fluid ounces |

2 pints | 1 quart | 32 fluid ounces |

4 quarts | 1 gallon | 128 fluid ounces |

#### Is a cup of flour the same as a cup of water?

1 cup of water weighs 236 grams. 1 cup of flour weighs 125 grams. What is this? The volume is the same, but the weight is different (remember: lead and feathers).

**How many cups are in a measuring cup?**

Measuring cups usually have capacities from 250 ml (approx. 1 cup) to 1000 ml (approx. 4 cups = 2 pints = 1 quart), though larger sizes are also available for commercial use.

## How much ounces is in 1 scoop?

This number is the number of scoops in a quart (weird, eh?). So, a 32 scoop would be a 1-ounce scoop, whereas an 8 scoop would be a 4-ounce scoop. A gallon of ice cream weighs about 5 pounds and contains 4 quarts. One scoop of ice cream is 1 2 cup, or about 68 grams.

**How many tablespoons are in a scoop?**

How many tablespoons in a coffee scoop? scoop = 2 tablespoon scoops= 4 tablespoon scoops= 6 tablespoon scoops= 8 tablespoon scoops= 10 tablespoon

### What do you use a measuring cup for?

Measuring cups are also used to measure washing powder, liquid detergents and bleach for clothes washing. The cup will usually have a scale marked in cups and fractions of a cup, and often with fluid measure and weight of a selection of dry foodstuffs.