# How much is 2/3 if you don’t have a measuring cup?

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##### Asked by: Richard Raina

Use a **1/3 of a cup and fill it twice** if you don’t own or can’t find your 2/3 measuring cup. You can also use 10 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons in a pinch as a conversion for 2/3 of a cup.

## How much is a 2/3 cup in cups?

Some handy kitchen knowledge

1 tablespoon (tbsp) = | 3 teaspoons (tsp) |
---|---|

^{2}/3 cup = |
10 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons |

^{3}/4 cup = |
12 tablespoons |

1 cup = | 48 teaspoons |

1 cup = | 16 tablespoons |

## How big is a 2 3 measuring cup?

1 Cup

Ounces (at 8 oz per cup) | Tablespoons (at 16 Tbs per cup) | |
---|---|---|

¼ cup | 2 oz | 4 Tbs |

^{1}/_{3} cup |
About 2¾ oz | About 5 Tbs |

½ cup | 4 oz | 8 Tbs |

^{2}/_{3} cup |
About 5¼ oz |
About 11 Tbs |

## How much is 2 3rd cups?

**One half cup plus two tablespoons plus two teaspoons** equals two thirds of a cup. Or, if you have the patience, ten tablespoons plus two teaspoons is also two thirds of a cup.

## Is 2 thirds more than a half?

So one-half is one-third plus some more.” Rachel’s explanation was more abstract. “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**.”

## What is 2/3 of a cup of milk?

Liquid and dry ingredients conversion tables

Liquid (Fluid or Volume) Measurements (approximate): | ||
---|---|---|

1 teaspoon | 1/3 tablespoon | |

2/3 cup | 5 1/3 fluid ounces |
10 tablespoons + 2 teaspoons |

3/4 cup | 6 fluid ounces | 12 tablespoons |

7/8 cup | 7 fluid ounces | 14 tablespoons |

## How can I measure 2/3 cup of water without a measuring cup?

*When you do not have measuring cups you can measure any liquid using a standard coffee mug for that reason you may have to make allowances for the size of cups that you intend to use.*

## Which is more 2/3 cup or 3/4 cup?

So **34 is greater than 23** . I hope you understood this and my source is my knowledge!

## How much is two third?

Two-thirds of something is an amount that is **two out of three equal parts of it**.

## Is two thirds the same as three quarters?

The fraction **3/4 is larger than 2/3**.

To determine which fraction is larger we can place them all on a common denominator of 12 since 12 is the least… See full answer below.

## Which fraction is bigger 1/4 or 2 3?

The numerator of the first fraction 8 is greater than the numerator of the second fraction 3 , which means that the first fraction 812 is greater than the second fraction 312 and that **23** is greater than 14 .

## What does 2/3 as a decimal?

Answer: The decimal form of 2/3 is **0.666**.

## Which fraction is smaller 1/4 or 2 3?

Now that these fractions have been converted to have the same denominator, we can clearly see by looking at the numerators that 8 is greater than 3 which also means that **2/3 is greater than 1/4**.