# How Many Tablespoons Are In 1/2 Cup?

There are 8 tablespoons in 1/2 cup.

• 1/8 cup = 2 tbsp
• 1/4 cup = 4 tbsp
• 1/3 cup = 5 1/3 tbsp
• 1/2 cup = 8 tbsp
• 2/3 cup = 10 2/3 tbsp
• 3/4 cup = 12 tbsp
• 1 cup = 16 tbsp

You can convert other values to tablespoons using the converter below, which is built on our our cups to tablespoons converter.

Keep reading below to see how to convert fractional cups to tablespoons.

## Cups to Tablespoons Converter

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

Results in Tablespoons: 1/2 c = 8 tbsp

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## How to Convert 1/2 Cup to Tablespoons

The method to convert a measurement in cups to one in tablespoons is to multiply the volume by the conversion ratio of 16 tablespoons/cup.

One cup is equal to 16 tablespoons, so this is the formula to convert fractional cups:

tablespoons = cups × 16

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

So, converting 1/2 cup to tablespoons using the formula above looks like this:

tablespoons = (1/2 c × 16) = 8 tbsp