Q:

# How many cups is 16 ounces?

A:

One cup is equal to 8 ounces, so 16 ounces is equal to 2 cups. Sixteen ounces, or 2 cups, is also equivalent to 1 pint.

Know More

In the United States, although cups, pints and quarts are universal measurements that are used in reference to both dry and wet ingredients, ounces are a volume measurement for liquid. The same is true for gallons. Equally, in the United States, dry ingredients are measured as either milliliters or liters. British measurements, however, do no make the same distinction. The metric system is primarily only used in the United States in reference to cooking and measuring food items.

## Related Questions

• A:

Thirty-two fluid ounces equal four cups. One cup equals eight fluid ounces. A pint of liquid contains two cups, or 16 fluid ounces. A fluid ounce is a measure of volume and is part of the U.S. Customary System of weights and measures.

Filed Under:
• A:

Depending on the size and the shape of the dry pasta, 2 ounces of uncooked pasta will yield between 3/4 cup and 1 1/4 cups of cooked pasta. Larger pastas yield smaller amounts cooked, while smaller pastas yield larger amounts.

Filed Under:
• A:

Use an online calculator, such as those at CalculateMe.com and GoodCooking.com, to easily convert dry ounces to cups. Other options include referring to a measurement equivalency chart or doing a manual math calculation in which 1 ounce equals 0.125 cups.