Measurements & Things needed to get by

Cooking Measurement Equivalents

1 tablespoon (tbsp) = 3 teaspoons (tsp) 1/16 cup =1 tablespoon 1/8 cup = 2 tablespoons 1/6 cup = 2 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons 1/4 cup = 4 tablespoons 1/3 cup = 5 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon 3/8 cup = 6 tablespoons 1/2 cup = 8 tablespoons 2/3 cup = 10 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons 3/4 cup = 12 tablespoons 1 cup = 48 teaspoons 1 cup = 16 tablespoons 8 fluid ounces (fl oz) = 1 cup 1 pint (pt) = 2 cups 1 quart (qt) = 2 pints 4 cups = 1 quart 1 gallon (gal) = 4 quarts 16 ounces (oz) = 1 pound (lb)

DRY MEASURE CONVERSIONS

3 teaspoons=1 tablespoon 4 tablespoons=1/4 cup   5-1/3 tablespoons=1/3 cup 8 tablespoons=1/2 cup 16 tablespoons=1 cup 2 cups=1 pint 4 cups=1 quart 4 quarts=1 gallon 1/8 cup=2 tablespoons 1 cup=8 fluid ounces

Liquids

1 fluid ounce = 2 tablespoons 1 cup (liquid) = 16 tablespoons (8 ounces) 1 gallon = 4 quarts 1 quart = 2 pints 1 pint = 2 cups 1 cup = 8 fluid ounces 1 pint = 16 fluid ounces 1 quart = 32 fluid ounces 1 gallon = 128 fluid ounces 1 gallon = .1337 cubic feet 1 cubic foot = 7.48 gallons 1 gallon = 231 cubic inches 1 gallon = 32 gill 1 gallon (US) = .8327 imperial gallons (British) 1 imperial gallon (British) = 1.201 US gallons 1 gallon water (20° C) = 8.33 pounds 1 foot of water (4° C) = .4335 pounds per square inch 1 pound per square inch = 2.307 feet of water (4° C) 1 cubic foot = 62.427 pounds of water (4° C) 1 gallon = 8.33 pounds of water (4° C) 1 acre inch = 27,154 gallons liquid 1 acre foot = 325,851 gallons liquid

Dry

1 teaspoon = .1667 fluid ounces (1/6 oz.)   1 tablespoon (1/2 oz.) = 3 teaspoons (level) 1 peck = 8 quarts (dry) 1 peck = 9.31 quarts (wet) 1 bushel = 4 pecks   1 bushel grain or shelled corn = 1.244 cubic feet 1 cubic foot grain or shelled corn = .804 bushels   1 bushel ear corn = 2.5 cubic feet 1 cubic foot ear corn = .4 bushels 1 board foot = 1" x 12" x 12" nominal dimensions 1 cord (wood) = 128 cubic feet 1 cubic yard = 81 square feet - 4 inch floor 1 cubic yard = 54 square feet - 6 inch floor

Volume

1 cubic foot per hour = .0283 cubic meter per hour    1 cubic meter per hour = 35.315 cubic feet per hour    1 US gallon per hour = 3.785 liters per hour    1 gallon per hour = 3.208 cubic feet per day    1 gallon per hour = 1,172 cubic feet per year     1 gallon per hour = 90.85 liters per day             1 gallon per hour = 33,182 liters per year     1 gallon per hour = 19.98 imperial gallons per day       1 gallon per hour = 7,299 imperial gallons per year   1 liter per hour = .264 gallons per hour 1 liter per hour = .8476 cubic feet per day    1 liter per hour = 309.6 cubic feet per year 1 liter per hour = 6.34 gallons per day   1 liter per hour = 2,316 gallons per year    1 liter per hour = 5.28 imperial gallons per day   1 liter per hour = 1,928 imperial gallons per year        1 acre foot per day = 325,851 gallons per day          1 acre foot per day = 13,577 gallons per hour   1 acre foot per day = 226 gallons per minute   1 acre foot per day = 3.77 gallons per second     1 acre foot per day = 1,815 cubic feet per hour   1 acre foot per day = 30.25 cubic feet per minute    1 acre foot per day = .504 cubic feet per second   1 acre foot per day = 67.222 cubic yards per hour     1 acre foot per day = 1.120 cubic yards per minute    1 acre foot per day = 51.40 cubic meters per hour     1 acre foot per day = .857 cubic meters per minute                                                                                                         1 acre foot per hour = 7,820,434 gallons per day    1 acre foot per hour = 325,851 gallons per hour 1 acre foot per hour = 5,430.86 gallons per minute    1 acre foot per hour = 90.51 gallons per second    1 acre foot per hour = 43,560 cubic feet per hour    1 acre foot per hour = 726 cubic feet per minute 1  acre foot per hour = 12.1 cubic feet per second    1 acre foot per hour = 1,613 cubic yards per hour 1    acre foot per hour = 26.9 cubic yards per minute      1 acre foot per hour = .448 cubic yards per second    1 acre foot per hour = 1,233.48 cubic meters per hour 1 acre foot per hour = 20.56 cubic meters per minute    1 acre foot per hour = .343 cubic meters per second           1 acre inch per hour = 651,703 gallons per day    1 acre inch per hour = 27,154 gallons per hour    1 acre inch per hour = 453 gallons per minute   1 acre inch per hour = 7.54 gallons per second        1 acre inch per hour = 60.50 cubic feet per minute   1 acre inch per hour = 1.008 cubic feet per second     1 acre inch per hour = 2.241 cubic yards per minute    1 acre inch per hour = .037 cubic yards per second    1 acre inch per hour = 1.713 cubic meters per minute         1 acre inch per hour = .029 cubic meters per second    1 hectare meter per day = 8.107 acre feet per day   1 hectare meter per day = 110,072 gallons per hour   1 hectare meter per day = .338 acre feet per hour 1 hectare meter per day = 97.29 acre inches per day    1 hectare meter per day = 14,714 cubic feet per hour 1 hectare meter per day = 10,000 cubic meters per day   1 hectare meter per day = 416.67 cubic meters per hour

Mass

1 short (US) ton = 2,000 pounds   1 metric ton = 2,204.62 pounds   1 short ton per day = .907 metric tons per day 1 short ton per day = 37.80 kilograms per hour   1 short ton per day = .630 kilograms per minute    1 short ton per day = 83.33 pounds per hour    1 short ton per day = 1.389 pounds per minute    1 short ton per hour = 33.33 pounds per minute    1 short ton per hour = 15.12 kilograms per minute    1 metric ton per day = 1.102 short tons per day   1 metric ton per day = 41.67 kilograms per hour    1 metric ton per day = .694 kilograms per minute   1 metric ton per day = 91.86 pounds per hour    1 metric ton per day = 1.531 pounds per minute     1 metric ton per hour = 36.74 pounds per minute    1 metric ton per hour = 16.67 kilograms per minute

Surface (Area) Measurements and Conversions

1 square foot = 144 square inches   1 square foot = 929 square centimeters    1 square inch = 6.451 square centimeters 1 square yard = 9 square feet      1 square yard = .836 square meters     1 square rod = 30.25 square yards   1 square rod = 272.25 square feet    1 square rod = 25.293 square meters   1 square centimeter = .155 square inches   1 square decimeter = 15.5 square inches   1 square meter = 1.196 square yards    1 square meter = 10.764 square feet    1 square kilometer = 247.1 acres    1 square kilometer = .386 square mile    1 acre = 160 square rods     1 acre = 1 rod wide by 0.5 mile long     1 acre = 43,560 square feet    1 square acre = 208.71 feet by 208.71 feet    1/2 acre = 147.58 feet wide by 147.58 feet long    1/4 square acre = 104.355 feet wide by 104.355 feet long 1 acre = 4,840 square yards       1 square acre = 69.57 yards by 69.57 yards  1 circular acre = 235.504 feet in diameter    1 centiare = 1 square meter   1 are = 100 centiares 1 are = 100 square meters    1 square are = 10 meters by 10 meters 1 are = .0247 acres 1 are = 119.599 square yards   1 decare = 1,000 square meters   1 decare = 10 ares 1 decare = .247 acres   1 hectare = 10,000 square meters   1 hectare = 10 decares   1 hectare = 2.47105 acres    1 acre = .404686 hectares   1 square hectare = 100 meters by 100 meters    1 hectare = 107,639 square feet     1 square hectare = 328 feet by 328 feet    1 square mile = 259 hectares     1 square kilometer = 1,000,000 square meters   1 square kilometer = 100 hectares   1 square kilometer = 10 hectares by 10 hectares United States Government Land Measurements and Conversions    1 township = 36 sections   1 section = 640 acres    1 section = 1 square mile   1 quarter section = 160 acres       1 quarter section = 1/2 mile long by 1/2 mile wide  1 eighth section = 80 acres 1 eighth section = 1/2 mile long by 1/4 mile wide   1 sixteenth section = 40 acres   1 sixteenth section = 1/4 mile long by 1/4 mile wide

Surveyor’s Measurements and Conversions

1 link = 7.92 inches  1 link = .66 feet 1 rod = 25 links   1 rod = 16.5 feet    1 pole = 1 rod 1 pole = 25 links   1 chain = 4 rods    1 chain = 66 feet    1 acre = 10 square chains    1 mile = 80 chains    1 mile = 8 furlongs    1 furlong = 10 chains     1 furlong = 0.125 mile    1 furlong = 660 fe

Length (Linear) Measurements and Conversions

1 foot = 12 inches   1 yard = 3 feet   1 surveyor’s rod = 16.5 feet   1 mile = 5,280 feet   1 mile = 1,760 yards   1 mile = 320 surveyor's rods    1 mile = .869 nautical miles   1 nautical mile = 1.151 mile       1 kilo yard = 3000 feet   1 kilo yard = .568 mile   1 mile = 1.76 kiloyards   1 fathom = 6 feet 1 foot = .1667 fathom    1 hand (equine) = 4 inches = 10.16 centimeters

Ton (Weight) Measurements and Conversions

Ton (Weight) Measurements and Conversions              1 short ton (US) = 2,000 pounds   1 short ton = 907 kilograms    1 long ton (imperial ton or shipping ton) = 2,240 pounds   1 long ton = 1,016 kilograms   1 metric ton = 2,204.62 pounds   1 metric ton = 1,000 kilograms    1 long ton = 1.120 short tons       1 long ton = 1.016 metric tons   1 metric ton = 1.102 short t   ons 1 metric ton = 0.984207 long tons 1 short ton = 0.892857    1 long tons 1 short ton = 0.9071847 metric tons

Velocity

1 mile per hour = 1.467 feet per second   1 mile per hour = .447 meters per second    1 mile per hour = 1.609 kilometers per hour   1 kilometer per hour = .9113 feet per second   1 kilometer per hour = .2778 meters per second   1 kilometer per hour = .6214 miles per hour   1 meter per second = 3.281 feet per second   1 meter per second = 2.237 miles per hour   1 meter per second = 3.6 kilometers per hour   1 foot per second = .3048 meters per second   1 foot per second = .6818 miles per hour   1 foot per second = 1.0973 kilometers per houVelocity   1 mile per hour = 1.467 feet per second   1 mile per hour = .447 meters per second 1 mile per hour = 1.609 kilometers per hour   1 kilometer per hour = .9113 feet per second     1 kilometer per hour = .2778 meters per second   1 kilometer per hour = .6214 miles per hour   1 meter per second = 3.281 feet per second 1 meter per second = 2.237 miles per hour   1 meter per second = 3.6 kilometers per hour   1 foot per second = .3048 meters per second   1 foot per second = .6818 miles per hour      1 foot per second = 1.0973 kilometers per hour,