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**When measuring volume, 4 ounces equals 1/2 cup.** A full cup contains 8 ounces. Note that standard American units of measurement are not used in every country.

In the United States, all ingredients are typically measured by volume. In other places, liquids are measured by volume, while solids, such as flour and sugar, are weighed. Many of these countries use metric measurements. In this case, 4 ounces or 1/2 cup of liquids equal 125 milliliters. Solids are more complicated to convert. For example, 1/2 cup of flour weighs 60 grams, while the same volume of white sugar weighs 115 grams.

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## What is the equivalent of 2 ounces in cups?

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Full Answer >**Two ounces is equal to 1/4 cup in U.S. customary measuring units.**There are 8 ounces in 1 cup according to the U.S. measuring system.Filed Under: - Q:
## How many cups is equal to one stick of margarine?

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Full Answer >**One stick of margarine is equivalent to 1/2 cup.**This measurement is standard across most brands of butter and margarine sold in sticks in the United States. A standard 1-pound package of margarine or butter contains four 1/2cup sticks. A 2-pound package contains eight sticks.Filed Under: - Q:
## What is 1/4 pound of butter equal to in cups?

A:A quarter-pound of butter is equal to a half-cup in U.S. measurements. In the British Imperial system of measurements, this is 0.42 cup or 118.29 milliliters. In the U.S., a quarter-pound of butter is packaged and sold as a stick.

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## How many cups are in 12 ounces?

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Full Answer >**Twelve ounces is equivalent to one and one-half cups.**There are 8 ounces in each cup, so when people need to convert ounces to cups, they can do so by dividing the total number of ounces by 8.Filed Under: