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

Original Recipe Measure Half Scaled Measure Double Scaled Measure
1 1/4 tsp. 5


8 tsp.
2 1/2 tsp.
1 1/2 tsp. 3/4 tsp. 3 tsp. (1 tbsp.)
1 3/4 tsp. 7/8 tsp. 3 1/2 tsp.
2 tsp. 1 tsp. 4 tsp.

Oct 9, 2008

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 .

Also, What is half of 1 4 in fraction? Answer: Half of 1/4 is 1/8.

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

Half of 2 thirds is 1/3.

How many TSP are in a TBLS? How Many Teaspoons in a Tablespoon? There are three teaspoons in one tablespoon.

18 Related Questions Answers Found

What is 0.25 as a fraction?

Answer: 0.25 as a fraction is written as 1/4.

Is 1/8th bigger or smaller than 1 4?

Converting to Decimal

Now that these fractions have been converted to decimal format, we can compare the numbers to get our answer. 0.125 is NOT greater than 0.25 which also means that 1/8 is NOT greater than 1/4.

What fraction is the same as 1 4?

Answer: The fractions equivalent to 1/4 are 2/8, 3/12, 4/16, etc. Equivalent fractions have the same value in their reduced form. Explanation: Equivalent fractions can be written by multiplying or dividing both the numerator and the denominator by the same number.

What is the fraction of 1 4?

For example, the equivalent fractions for 1/4 are: 2/8, 3/12, 4/16, etc. The equivalent fractions have an equal amount or value after simplification of both their numerator and denominators. The fractions will generate the same value if cancellation by a common factor is made on both the numerator and denominator.

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 .

What is 3/4 divided by 2 in a fraction?

Answer: 3/4 divided by 2 in the fraction is equal to 3/8.

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.”

Does 2 tsp make 1 Tbsp?

There are 3 teaspoons (tsp) in 1 tablespoon (tbsp, Tbsp, or T). So if you didn’t have a tablespoon on hand and had a recipe that called for 1 tablespoon of some ingredient, you could use a teaspoon three times to get that same amount.

What can I use if I don’t have a 1/4 teaspoon?

1/8 teaspoon is about one good pinch between your thumb and both your forefinger and middle finger. 1/4 teaspoon is about two good pinches between your thumb and both your forefinger and middle finger. A teaspoon is about the size of the tip of your finger (joint to tip).

How much is in a spoonful?

A teaspoonful is generally considered to be 5ml of liquid. A tablespoonful is considered to be 15ml. However, the actual volume which YOUR household teaspoon or tablespoon holds might be quite different, ranging anywhere from 3ml to 7ml according to various research.

What is a quarter of a quarter as a fraction?


We write: We say:
½ a half OR one half

a quarter OR one quarter
¾ three quarters
a third OR one third

Is 0.5 or 0.25 bigger?

Now you are looking to compare 0.5 and 0.25. Note that 0.5 is the same as 0.50. 0.50 is greater than 0.25.

What is the simplest form of 1 4?

14 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as


in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator. GCD of 1 and 4 is 1.
  2. 1 ÷ 14 ÷ 1.
  3. Reduced fraction: 14. Therefore, 1/4 simplified to lowest terms is 1/4.

What is 70% as a fraction?

Percent to fraction conversion table

Percent Fraction
60% 3/5
71.43 5/7
75% 3/4

What is smaller than a 1/4 inch?

The lines at each rank get shorter, ie: 1/4 is shorter than 1/2; 1/8 is shorter than 1/4; and 1/16 is shorter than 1/8. Fractions have two parts, the numerator and the denominator. The denominator is the bottom number and it tells us what unit of fraction we are working with (ie: it denotes fourths, halves, etc.)

How can you tell which fraction is smaller?

If the denominators are the same, then the fraction with the greater numerator is the greater fraction. The fraction with the lesser numerator is the lesser fraction.

What is bigger a half or 1 4?

1 2 > 1 4 Halves are larger than fourths, so one half is greater than one fourth.

What is 1/4 in a percentage?

Example Values

Percent Decimal Fraction
10% 0.1


12½% 0.125


20% 0.2








What fraction is 2 4 equivalent to?

Equivalent Fractions Chart

Unit Fraction Equivalent Fractions


2/4, 3/6, 4/8..
1/3 2/6, 3/9, 4/12..
1/4 2/8, 3/12, 4/16..
1/5 2/10, 3/15, 4/20,..

What are the 4 types of fraction?

Types of Fractions

  • Proper fraction.
  • Improper fraction.
  • Mixed fraction.
  • Like fractions.
  • Unlike fractions.
  • Equivalent fractions.

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