Reducing the Size of Recipes

When the recipe says: Reduce to:
1 cup 1/3 cup
3/4 cup 1/4 cup
2/3 cup 3 tablespoons + 1-1/2 teaspoons
1/2 cup 2 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons

equally, Is 1.5 a cup and a half?

Half of 1.5 cups is 0.75 cups, or 3/4 cups.

Then, What is half of 2/3 as a fraction?

Half of 2 thirds is 1/3.

likewise What is half of 1 1/4 cup of water? Now, we must recall that taking half of any value is simply dividing it by 2 or multiplying it by 12 (reciprocal of 2). Therefore, half of 114 1 1 4 cup is 58 .

What is half of 1 cup and 1 3?

The way to solve this problem is to convert it from a mixed number to an “improper fraction.” There are three thirds in one, so if you have 1 1/3, then the improper fraction is 4/3. Half of four is two, so the answer is 2/3.

## What does 1.25 cups mean?

The answer is 1 1/4 cups equals 10 ounces. To convert any value in cups to ounces, just multiply the value in cups by the conversion factor 8. So, 1.25 cups times 8 is equal to 10 ounces.

## What’s 1.5 oz in cups?

1.5 oz equals 0.19 cups. 1 ounce is equivalent to 0.125 cups, and there are 0.19 cups in 1.5 ounces.

## Is two thirds more than a half?

yes , two thirds are more than a half . example . two thirds of 6 = 4 , while half of 6 = 3 .

## Is 2 thirds the same as half?

“On a measuring cup, the line for two-thirds is above the one-half line,” Ramon said. “It’s like halfway to a whole cup after half a cup.” … “If two-thirds was the same as one-half, then two would have to be half of three. But it’s more, so two-thirds has to be more.”

## What is half of 3 and 3/4 in?

What’s half of 3 and 3/4 cup? – Quora. 3 and 3/4 = 15/4 computed by taking the whole integer 3 in the 3 3/4 and multiplying it by the denominator of the fraction (4) and adding the numerator (3) . This will yield 3 times 4 PLUS 3 = 15.

## What is half of 1 1/4 cup in cooking?

Scale, Half and Double Quantity Amounts in a Recipe (Chart)

Original Recipe Measure Half Scaled Measure Double Scaled Measure
1 1/4 cups 1/2 cup + 2 tbsp. 2 1

/

2 cups
1 1/3 cups 10 tbsp. + 2 tsp. 2 2/3 cups
1 1/2 cups 3/4 cup 3 cups
1 2/3 cups 1/2 cup + 1/3 cup 3 1/3 cups

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Volume (liquid)
1/3 cup 79 ml
1/2 cup 118 ml
2/3 cup 158 ml
3/4 cup
177 ml

## What is half of 3/4 on a ruler?

It is 3/8 or 0.375.

## What can I use instead of 3/4 cup?

A simple way is by using a tablespoon. An accurate measurement shows that 1 cup equals 16 tablespoons, and so, 3/4 cup equals 12 tablespoons. Furthermore, you can use a scale to get a 3/4 cup measurement and convert it to grams or milliliters.

## Is 1 cup of flour the same as 1 cup of water?

1 cup of water weighs 236 grams. 1 cup of flour weighs 125 grams. The volume is the same, but the weight is different (remember: lead and feathers). One other benefit to using metric measurements is accuracy: scales often only show ounces to the quarter or eighth of an ounce, so 4 1/4 ounces or 10 1/8 ounces.

## What is equivalent to 1/3 on a measuring cup?

Do you prefer to use Imperial or Metric measurements when cooking?

1 tablespoon (tbsp) = 3 teaspoons (tsp)

1

/3 cup =

5 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon

3

/8 cup =
6 tablespoons

1

/2 cup =
8 tablespoons

2

/3 cup =
10 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons

## Is 4 oz half a cup?

well answer is that there are 4 fluid ounces (fl oz) in a half cup. … 1/2 cup = 4 fl oz. According to Imperial Units, in terms of liquid half cup contains 4.17 imperial fluid ounces.

## How do I measure 1.5 ounces?

To get a 1.5-ounce shot, just fill the cup to the bottom line three times, and split it into two even shots. If you can measure a shot with a tablespoon, you can also do it with a teaspoon. Liquid conversions show that a teaspoon will hold a third of what a tablespoon can hold.

## How many cups is 10 and 3/4 oz?

oz: [US customary cups] = [10 3/4] / 8 = 1.344.

## What is bigger a 1/4 or 2 3?

The numerator of the first fraction 8 is greater than the numerator of the second fraction 3 , which means that the first fraction 812 is greater than the second fraction 312 and that 23 is greater than 14 .

## What is a 3rd of 100?

1/3 x 100 = 33.33

Which means that our answer of 33.33 is 33.33 percent of 100.

## What is meant by one half?

One half is the irreducible fraction resulting from dividing one by two (2) or the fraction resulting from dividing any number by its double. … Half can also be said to be one part of something divided into two equal parts.

## What is smaller than a half?

Examples of fractions less than one-half include, one-fourth, one-third, one-fifth and three-eighths. Any fraction that represents less than half of a whole is considered less than one-half.

## What is meant by one-half?

One half is the irreducible fraction resulting from dividing one by two (2) or the fraction resulting from dividing any number by its double. … Half can also be said to be one part of something divided into two equal parts.