Convert Cups to Tablespoons

Enter the salt volume in cups below to get the value converted to tablespoons.

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1 c = 16 tbsp
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How to Convert Cups to Tablespoons

To convert a cup measurement to a tablespoon measurement, multiply the salt volume by the conversion ratio. One cup is equal to 16 tablespoons, so use this simple formula to convert:

tablespoons = cups × 16

The salt volume in tablespoons is equal to the cups multiplied by 16.

For example, here's how to convert 5 cups to tablespoons using the formula above.
5 c = (5 × 16) = 80 tbsp

Cups and tablespoons are both units used to measure salt volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

Cups

A cup of salt is equal to 16 tablespoons of salt.

Cups can be abbreviated as c, and are also sometimes abbreviated as C. For example, 1 cup can be written as 1 c or 1 C.

Tablespoons

A tablespoon of salt is equal to 3 teaspoons of salt or 1/16 of a cup.

Tablespoons can be abbreviated as tbsp, and are also sometimes abbreviated as T, Tbls, or Tb. For example, 1 tablespoon can be written as 1 tbsp, 1 T, 1 Tbls, or 1 Tb.

Cup Measurements and Equivalent Tablespoon Conversions

Common cup values converted to the equivalent tablespoon value
Cups Tablespoons
1 c 16 tbsp
2 c 32 tbsp
3 c 48 tbsp
4 c 64 tbsp
5 c 80 tbsp
6 c 96 tbsp
7 c 112 tbsp
8 c 128 tbsp
9 c 144 tbsp
10 c 160 tbsp
11 c 176 tbsp
12 c 192 tbsp
13 c 208 tbsp
14 c 224 tbsp
15 c 240 tbsp
16 c 256 tbsp
17 c 272 tbsp
18 c 288 tbsp
19 c 304 tbsp
20 c 320 tbsp
21 c 336 tbsp
22 c 352 tbsp
23 c 368 tbsp
24 c 384 tbsp
25 c 400 tbsp
26 c 416 tbsp
27 c 432 tbsp
28 c 448 tbsp
29 c 464 tbsp
30 c 480 tbsp
31 c 496 tbsp
32 c 512 tbsp
33 c 528 tbsp
34 c 544 tbsp
35 c 560 tbsp
36 c 576 tbsp
37 c 592 tbsp
38 c 608 tbsp
39 c 624 tbsp
40 c 640 tbsp

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