UNITS OF MEASURE

US system

WEIGHT
  • 1 pound = 16oz
VOLUME
  • 1 gallon = 4 quarts = 16 cups = 128 fluid ounces (fl. oz)
  • 1 quart = 2 pints = 4 cups = 32 fluid ounces (fl. oz)
  • 1 pint = 1/2 quart = 2 cups = 16 fluid ounces (fl. oz)
  • 1 cup = .25 quarts =.5 pint = 8fl.oz = 16 tbsp
  • 1 fl.oz = 29.57255ml = .125 cups = 2 tbsp = 6 tsp
  • 1 tbsp = .5 fl.oz = 3 tsp
  • 1/3 cup = 1/4 cup + 1 1/2 tbsp
  • 5/8 cup = ½ cup + 2 tbsp
LENGTH
  • 1 foot = 12 inches

TEMPERATURE
  • °F to °C From the Farenheit temperature, deduct 32, then multiply by 5, and then divide by 9.
  • 212 degrees Feirenheit (°F) is the boiling point of water
  • 32 degrees Feirenheit (°F) is the freezing point of water

 Converting F to C

Formula: °C = (°F - 32) / 1.8


Degrees F to C conversion table
Degrees F Degrees C

Metric system

WEIGHT
  • Weight measurements are measured in grams (g)
  • Metric ton = 1,000,000g
  • 1Kilogram (kg) = 1000g
  • 1 Hectogram = 100g
  • 1 Dekagram = 10g
  • Gram = 1g
  • Decigram = .10g
  • Centigram =.01g
  • Milligram =.001g
VOLUME
  • Volume measurements are measured in liters (L)
  • kiloliter (kl) = 1000 liters
  • Hectoliter (hl) = 100 liters
  • Dekaliters (dl) = 10 liters
  • Liter = 1 Liter
  • Deciliter (dl) =.1 liters
  • Centiliter (cl) = .01 liters
  • Milliliter (ml) = .001 liters
LENGTH
  • Length measurements are measured in meters (m)
  • Kilometer = 1000 meters
  • Hectometer = 100 meters
  • Dekameter = 10 meters
  • Meter = 1 meter
  • Decimeter (dm) = .1 meter (1/10th of a meter)
  • Centimeter (cm) = .01 meter (1/100th of a meter)
  • Millimeter (mm) = .001 meter (1/1000th of a meter)
TEMPERATURE
  • Temperature measurements are measured in degrees Celcius (°C).
  • 100 degrees Celcius (°C) is the boiling point of water
  • 0 degrees Celcius (°C) is the freezing point of water
  • Converting °C to °F
         Formula: °F = (°C x 1.8) + 32

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Formulas to memorize

  • 1 g = .0022 pounds = .035274 oz
  • 1 oz = .0625 pounds = 28.3495 g
  • 1 pound = 453.525 g = 16oz
  • 1 g = 1 ml
  • 1 oz = 1 fl.oz
  • 1 ml = .033814 fl oz
  • 1 fl oz = 29.57355 ml
  • 1 fl oz Canadian = 28.413ml
  • 1 fl oz US = 1.04 fl oz Canadian = 29.574 ml

Mostly used measurements when making pastry

Baking powder1/8 tsp =.6g------------

Units of measure
Almond milk
Almond powder
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Alcohol, Grand Marnier
Baking soda
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Butter
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Butter
Cocoa powder
 
 
Cornstarch
Cocoa powder
Cream, 35%
Eggs (large)
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Flour
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Olive oil
Canola oil
Orange juice
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Milk
Salt
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Sugar, brown
Sugar, icing
Sugar, white
Sugar, white
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Water
{tip at }Water
Sugar, brown
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Yeast
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Yeast convestions

Yeast conversions table
Fresh yeast Active dry yeast Quick rise = instant yeast

NOTE: 1 package quick rise yeast = 8g = 2 1/4 tsp

  • Active dry yeast = Fresh yeast / 2
  • Fresh yeast = active dry yeast x 2
  • Fresh yeast (Commercial or Cake yeast) = instant yeast x 3
  • Instant yeast = Fresh yeast / 3
  • Active dry yeast = (instant yeast x 3) / 2
  • Instant yeast = (active dry yeast x 2) / 3

Milk  to milk powder conversions

  • 1/2 cup milk = 2 tbsp milk powder and 1/2 cup water
  • 2/3 cup milk = 2 tbsp milk powder and 2/3 cup water
  • 3/4 cup milk = 3 tbsp  milk powder and 3/4 cup water
  • 1 cup milk = 1/4 cup milk powder and 1 cup water
  • 1-1/4 cups milk = 1/3 cup milk powder and 1-1/4 cups water
  • 1-1/3 cups milk = 1/3 cup plus 1 tbsp milk powder and 1-1/3 cups water
  • 1-1/2 cups milk = 1/2 cup milk powder and 1-1/2 cups water

1 tbsp powdered milk = 4 grams = 0.1 oz

 

Temperature conversions: F to C
Fahrenheit Celcius

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