# Cup to Teaspoon

## Cups to Teaspoons Conversion

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Enter a US cup value that you want to convert into US teaspoons and click on the "convert" button.

### Cup to Teaspoon (How many teaspoons in a cup?)

There are various types of Cups and Teaspoons available during conversions such as US, Canadian and Metric. Therefore, it is advisable to go for a more specific option. A cup is a volume unit that is primarily used to measure liquid, dry and bulk foods. Cups do not have an international standard although customary and metric cups are used in the United States.

The Canadian and Imperial cups were replaced by the metric cups and are not used often. It is abbreviated as "c". A teaspoon is a volume unit commonly used in cooking recipes and prescriptions. It is abbreviated as "tsp." or "ts" and it's a third (1/3) of a tablespoon. Cup (c) and tsp. /teasp. are unit symbols used by international culinary educational institutions and training.

##### Conversions

1 Cup [US] = 48 Teaspoons [US]

1 Cup [Metric] = 50 Teaspoons [Metric]

1 Cup [US] = 39.97 Teaspoons [UK]

#### How many cups are in a teaspoon?

To determine the conversion of the number of cups available in one teaspoon, the first step is to find out the standard of the unit to be converted. For example, if you want to convert a quarter of a cup to teaspoons, we multiply the cup value by the conversion factor. i.e. (1/4) * 48 = 12 teaspoons.

Cup [US] to teaspoon [metric]

A single teaspoon [metric] contains 0.021133764099325 cup [US]. It can be expressed as;

1tsp (metric) = 0.021133764099325c (US)

Cup [metric] to teaspoon [metric]

One teaspoon [metric] contains 0.02 cups [metric]. It can be expressed as;

1tsp (metric) = 0.02 c (metric)