# Liquid Measurement Conversion

There are different methods for liquid measurement conversions, and the one you use depends on the purpose. The table given in this article will come in handy on many different occasions.

Rahul Thadani

Last Updated: Mar 26, 2018

**Conversion Table**

**1 teaspoon = 5 ml**, and

**1 tablespoon = 15 ml**. This means that 1 teaspoon = one-third of 1 tablespoon.

**1 tablespoon = 20 ml**. The most notable country that adopts this system is Canada.

Unit |
ml |
Ounces |
Table(Tea)spoon |

1 teaspoon | 5 ml | NA | 1/3 tablespoons |

1 tablespoon | 15 ml | 1/2 fluid ounces | 3 teaspoons |

2 tablespoons | 30 ml | 1 fluid ounce | 6 teaspoons |

1/4 cup | 59 ml | 2 fluid ounces | 4 tablespoons |

1/3 cup | 79 ml | 2-2/3 fluid ounces | 5 tablespoons and 1 teaspoon |

1/2 cup | 118 ml | 4 fluid ounces | 8 tablespoons |

2/3 cup | 158 ml | 5 1/3 fluid ounces | 10 tablespoons and 2 teaspoons |

3/4 cup | 177 ml | 6 fluid ounces | 12 tablespoons |

1 cup | 237 ml | 8 fluid ounces | 16 tablespoons |

2 cups | 437 ml | 16 fluid ounces | 32 tablespoons |

4 cups | 946 ml | 32 fluid ounces | 64 tablespoons or 1 quart |

You must also remember that

**1 quart = ΒΌ gallons**, therefore

**1 gallon = 4 quarts**. This chart should suffice for cooking purposes, but there are other instances as well where you may need to know about the methods. This following table will shed some light on that particular subject.

Amount |
Teaspoon |
Tablespoon |
Fluid Ounce |
Gill |
Cup |
Pint |
Quart |
Gallon |

1 teaspoon | 1 | 1/3 | 1/6 | 1/24 | NA | NA | NA | NA |

1 tablespoon | 3 | 1 | 1/2 | 1/8 | 1/16 | NA | NA | NA |

1 fluid ounce | 6 | 2 | 1 | 1/4 | 1/8 | 1/16 | NA | NA |

1 gill | 24 | 8 | 4 | 1 | 1/2 | 1/4 | 1/8 | NA |

1 cup | 48 | 16 | 8 | 2 | 1 | 1/2 | 1/4 | 1/16 |

1 pint | 96 | 32 | 16 | 4 | 2 | 1 | 1/2 | 1/8 |

1 quart | 192 | 64 | 32 | 8 | 4 | 2 | 1 | 1/4 |

1 gallon | 768 | 256 | 128 | 32 | 16 | 8 | 4 | 1 |

1 firkin | 6912 | 2304 | 1152 | 288 | 144 | 72 | 36 | 9 |

1 hogshead | 48384 | 16128 | 8064 | 2016 | 1008 | 504 | 252 | 63 |

This method is useful for measuring amounts of butter, sugar, flour, and spices as well. Due to these reasons, its utility cannot be underestimated.