# Cooking Measurements

## In recipes, quantities of ingredients may be specified by mass ("weight"), by volume, or by count. This category includes questions related to these terms.

### Why is a baker's dozen 13?

No one’s completely sure. The most common theory is that since there were harsh punishments for medieval bakers who shorted their customers, they took to throwing in an extra item in case any of them were accidentally a little light (many of them didn’t have scales, so they couldn’t tell exactly). Punishments for medieval bakers were kind of wild—ranging from fines to getting dunked in the river—so the extra caution makes a lot of sense.

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### What is the difference between a cup and a metric cup?

1 cup is 8 fluid ounces (236.6 ml), and 1 metric cup is 250 milliliters (8.45 fluid ounces).

### In converting 7.5 pounds to ounces what unit omit the number would you place in the denominator of your ratio Use the plural form in your answer Remember that there are 16 ounces in 1 pound?

The unit for the denominator of the conversion factor is pound.

7.5oz

0.35 liter

### How many oz of chocolate chips in a cup?

6 ounces of chocolate to 1 cup. A 12 oz package holds 2 cups.

### 12oz how many kilograms?

340.1939999 grams

### How many cups of one fourth of sugar are in thirteen batches of cookies?

There is not enough information to answer this accurately since different recipes call for different amounts of sugar. If one batch takes 1/4 cup of sugar, then 13 batches will take 3 and 1/4 cups of sugar.

### What are some uses of a grater?

For grating cheese into small pieces for a salad.

### How many pints are in one quart?

Two pints equal one quart.

### How much rice feeds 150 people?

Are you CRAZZY wow why would you feed 150 peaople?!?!?!?!

### How many teaspoons equal an ounce?

Approximately 5.8 teaspoons.

### Which is greaterless or equal 750 L or 750 mL?

Which is greater 750 L or 750 mL ?

1.875

### What is 1.75 liters in ounces?

59.1745397 US fluid ounces

### How may oz are in 450 mg?

0.0158732829 ounces

### 50 grams means how many tablespoons?

Its about two to three tablespoons.Hope this helps you :)

### Is sixteen ounces in 4 cups?

1 US cup = 8 US fluid ounces4 cups = 32 ounces.

29.5735296 ml

### 6 pounds at birth how many ounces did she weight?

6 pounds at birth how many ounces did she weight?

### Is oz and ounce same?

i think soi think soi think soi think so

### How much does garlic weight?

it weighs 5g i weighed it yesterday babieeit weighs 5g i weighed it yesterday babiee

### Two teaspoons would equal one oz of vanilla extract right?

I looked it up in Google (I put in fluid ounce to teaspoon) and this is what I got: 1 US fluid ounce = 6 US teaspoons

### 37.5 ml is how many tablespoons?

2.5360517 US tablespoons