# How many cups is equal to a pound?

The answer to how many cups are in one pound of powdered sugar will vary depending on if your powdered sugar is sifted or unsifted. In general: 1 pound = 3 1/2 to 4 cups unsifted powdered sugar. 1 pound = 4 1/2 cups sifted powered sugar.
A.

### How many cups are in 1 pound?

LIQUID AND DRY MEASURE EQUIVALENTS
1 cup=16 tablespoons
1 pound=2 cups
1 quart=4 cups
1/2 tablespoon=1 1/2 teaspoons
• #### What is the equivalent measure of a cup?

Dry/Weight Measure
Ounces
10 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons2/3 cup5.2 ounces
12 tablespoons3/4 cup6 ounces
16 tablespoons1 cup8 ounces
32 tablespoons2 cups16 ounces
• #### How many cups are in a pound of ground beef?

2 cups (1 pint) of most foods = 1 pound. Granted, once cooked and drained, a pound of raw ground beef becomes less than a pint.
• #### What is a cup measurement in UK?

If you would like to use the American "cups" method of measurement, the table below can be used as a conversion guideline for non- liquid ingredients. Officially, a US Cup is 240ml (or 8.45 imperial fluid ounces.) This is slightly different from an Australian, Canadian and South African Cup which is 250ml.
B.

### How many cups is 1lb of nuts?

Walnuts are the only nut that has omega-3 fatty acids. One pound of walnuts equals 3-3/4 cups halves; 3-1/2 cups chopped.
• #### How many cups are in a pound of sunflower seeds?

1 cup = about 5oz of raw shelled sunflower seeds.
Quantity is the number of pounds you are buying. Price is the price per pound for the seeds.
• #### How many cups is 8 ounces of walnuts?

equivalent values
amount, in grams (g)amount, in ounces (oz)
3/4 cup95 g3.3 oz
7/8 cup110 g3.9 oz
1 cup125 g4.4 oz
2 cups250 g8.8 oz
• #### What is a serving size of nuts?

Looking at the actual number of nuts in a serving, 14 shelled walnut halves and 24 shelled almonds equal one serving. Other measures of serving size by number include: 16 cashews, 28 peanuts and 45 pistachios. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommends 1.5 oz of nuts a day, roughly equal to 1/3 cup.

Updated: 2nd October 2019