Measurements

Measuring Swans Down Cake Flour*

QuantitySiftedUnsifted
2 pounds (1 box) =9 cups (907 g)*6 3/4 cups*
1 pound (½ box) =4 1/2 cups (454 g)*3 1/2 cups*
1/2 pound =2 1/4 cups*1 3/4 cups*
1 cup =105.6 g (3.72 oz)*118.6 g (4.18 oz)*
½ cup =52.8 g (1.86 oz)*59.3 g (2.09 oz)*
1/4 cup =26.4 g* (.93 oz)*29.6 g (1.04 oz)*

* Every attempt at accuracy is made, but always double-check your measurements after referring to any conversion chart.

Volume Conversion Chart

TeaspoonsTablespoonsFluid OuncesCupsPintsQuarts
1 teaspoon =11/31/61/481/961/192
1 tablespoon =311/21/161/321/64
1 fluid ounce =6211/81/161/32
1/4 cup =12421/41/81/16
1/2 cup =24841/21/41/8
1 cup =4816811/21/4
1 liquid pint =963216211/2
1 liquid quart =1926432421
1 liquid half gallon =38412864842
1 liquid gallon =7682561281684

Measuring Butter or Margarine

1 stick =½ cup¼ pound
2 sticks =1 cup½ pound
4 sticks =2 cups1 pound