Quincy wants to learn how to bake and and cook, so it’s time to teach her kitchen math. There are lots of fun tricks to learn measurements. Like how many cups in a quart, pint or gallon!
Have you ever started a recipe and you get stumped about how many cups are in a quart? Don’t you know about the gallon-eating-the-quarts trick? It’s easy to learn and a fun way for kids to learn how many cups in a quart and more. Plus, they can draw it too!
Draw a big fat upper case G, that’s your gallon. In the G, draw four upper case Qs. Those are your quarts. There are four quarts in a gallon. Then, draw 2 upper case Ps in each Q. There are two pints in a quart. Finally, draw two Cs in each P. There are two cups in a pint.
To break it down…
2 Cups in a Pint
2 Pints in a Quart
4 Quarts in a Gallon
And so two “C’s” fit inside a “P,” two “P’s” fit inside a “Q,” and four “Q’s” fit inside a big, enormous “G.” Easy right? If my kids can figure it out…
four cups in a quart, 16 cups in a gallon, and so on.
How many cups are in a quart?? It’s easy to find how many quarts are in a gallon, pints in a quart, cups in a quart with this measuring tool to help you remember it every time! Once you’ve drawn it a few times, you will always remember how may cups are in a quart!
1 gallon = 4 quarts, 8 pints, 16 cups
1 quart = 2 pints, 4 cups
1 pint = 2 cups
Kitchen math helps you figure out how many cups are in a quart and more!
HOW MANY CUPS IN A QUART?
Let’s talk about how many cups are in a quart. There are 4 cups in a quart. With your drawing, it’s easy to visualize.
HOW MANY QUARTS IN A GALLON?
There are 4 Quarts to a Gallon.
HOW ANY PINTS IN A QUART?
Inside your Quarts are Pints so there are 2 pints in every Quart.
HOW MANY CUPS IN A PINT?
Every pint is made up of 2 cups! There are 2 cups in each Pint!
HOW MANY CUPS IN A GALLON?
Obviously this means that here are 16 cups in a gallon. Just count the C’s you drew in the Ps!
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Remember it’s easy to remember how many cups in a quart!
How many cups in a quart?
There are 4 cups in a quart.
How many cups in 2 quarts?
There are 8 cups in two quarts.
How many cups in a pint?
There are 2 cups in a pint.
How many pints in a quart?
There are 2 pints in a quart.
How many quarts in a gallon?
There are 4 quarters in a gallon.
How many cups are in a gallon?
There are 16 cups in a gallon