# How many cups are in a 5lb bag of all purpose flour?

Cups per Pound: There are 3-1/3 cups of flour per pound and about 17 cups per 5-lb bag.
A.

### How many cups of flour are in a 5 pound bag of flour?

The cup measure of 1 pound of flour will vary, depending on the type of flour. Here's a guide: If your recipe calls for 1 pound of all-purpose flour, use 3 1/3 cups. If your recipe calls for 1 pound of cake flour, use 4 1/2 cups.
• #### How many cups are in a 5lb bag of cornmeal?

Cornmeal comes in 5-, 10-, 25- and 50-pound bags. One pound of cornmeal is about 3 cups dry mix. Because cornmeal swells during cooking, 1 cup dry cornmeal makes about 4 cups cooked cornmeal.
• #### How many cups are in a 5lb bag of flour?

Four cups of flour equal 1 lb., so there are 20 cups of flour in a 5 lb. bag.
Also, two cups of sugar equal 1 lb., so there are 10 cups of sugar in a 5 lb.
• #### How many cups are in a bag of powdered sugar?

Powdered sugar right out of the box or the plastic bag weighs 4 1/2 ounces per cup, so a 1-pound box (or 16 ounces) contains about 3 1/2 cups of powdered sugar. If a recipe calls for sifted powdered sugar, weigh out 4 ounces of sifted powdered sugar to equal 1 dry measuring cup.
B.

### How much is a 5 pound bag of flour?

To do so, you divide the cost (3.99) of a 5 pound bag of flour by 5 (pounds):
3.99 / 5 = 0.80.
so it's 80 cents for a pound of flour, then you need to convert pounds into cups:
1 pound is 16 ounces.
• #### What is the cost of a pound of sugar?

U.S. Raw Sugar (the price U.S. producers receive for unrefined sugar)26.60 cents/pound
U.S. Refined (the price U.S. food manufacturers and grocery stores pay for U.S. sugar)35.25 cents/pound
U.S. Retail (the price U.S. grocery stores charge shoppers after their markup)64.03 cents/pound
• #### Are canned beans soaked first?

First, canned beans haven't been soaked properly to ensure the reduction of phytic acid in the beans. The Weston Price Foundation had the following to say about whether canned beans can be considered soaked: … that is the problem with canned beans, they are softened without the soaking so all the inhibitors are there.
• #### How many cups are in a pound of dried beans?

2 cups of dried beans = 1 pound of dried beans. 1 part dry beans = 3 parts cooked beans.

Updated: 4th October 2019