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# How many grams in a tablespoon?

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**There are 14.3 grams in a tablespoon.** Since grams and tablespoons are different measurements, it is difficult to precisely convert one to the other without knowing the exact ingredient. Grams measure how much an object weighs, while tablespoons measure the volume that an object takes up.

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Different ingredients can have different weights; therefore, the exact number of grams in a tablespoon depends on the weight of the ingredient. For example, a teaspoon of sugar is about 4 grams. Teaspoons and tablespoons can be converted easily. Three teaspoons equals 1 tablespoon, which means that 1 tablespoon equals about 4 x 3 grams of sugar, or 12 grams.

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## How many teaspoons equal one tablespoon?

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Full Answer >**There are three teaspoons in a tablespoon.**That means that there are 1.5 teaspoons in a 1/3 tablespoon, and 1/3 of a tablespoon is a single teaspoon.Filed Under: -
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## How many grams equal a teaspoon?

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Full Answer >**The number of grams present in a teaspoon depends on what is being measured.**Different substances provide different results.Filed Under: -
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## How many tablespoons are in 17 grams?

A:Tablespoons are a measurement of volume and grams are a measurement of weight, so it is not possible to directly convert grams to tablespoons. To convert grams to tablespoons, it's necessary to know the density of the material being measured. The density of water is about 1 gram per milliliter, so 17 grams of water is equal to 17 milliliters. Seventeen milliliters of water equals 1 tablespoon and 1/2 teaspoon.

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## How many grams of sugar are in a cup?

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Full Answer >**There are 201 grams of granulated white sugar in one cup.**Other sugars convert differently. If a person is using powdered sugar, also called confectioner's sugar, there are 128 grams in one cup. If one cooks with packed brown sugar, there are 220 grams in one cup.Filed Under: