# How many cups are in 56 dry ounces?

This question in unanswerable. Here, you are comparing apples to oranges. Let's say you had 56 ounces of lead and 56 ounces of sand. The sand will take more space up because it requires more to make 56 ounces. Different items (ingredients) weigh differently than each other.

### How many one and a half cups can you get out of 56 ounces?

Are we taking fluid ounces here? If so: 1 cup = 8fl oz Therefore 1.5C = 12fl oz 56oz/12oz = 4.67 one and a half cups.. But it's probably easier to recognize that 56 floz = 7 cups This won't work for dry measures... For example 1 cup of flour ~ 5oz. or 1 cup of sugar ~ 9oz, etc.... cups are volumetric measurements oz are weights Only items that have a density near 1…