# How big is one tablespoon?

Small Volume (Liquid)

• 1 tablespoon = 3 teaspoons = 1/2 fluid ounces
• 2 tablespoons = 1/8 cup = 1 fluid ounce
• 4 tablespoons = 1/4 cup = 2 fluid ounces
• 5 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon = 1/3 cup
• 16 tablespoons = 1 cup = 8 fluid ounces

How big is a tablespoon compared to a regular spoon? A tablespoon is three times bigger than a teaspoon and three teaspoons equal one tablespoon (1Tbsp or 1Tb). One tablespoon also equals 15mL.

Which one is bigger, teaspoon or tablespoon? Teaspoons and tablespoons are two different types of spoons that are part of the cutlery. The easiest way to distinguish between the two spoons is that the teaspoon is the smaller of the two, whereas the tablespoon is the larger one. However, this of course does not take into account the soup spoon, the dessert spoon, etc.

How can you measure one tablespoon?

Method 1 of 2: Finding Measurement Equivalents

• Use 3 level teaspoons to make a tablespoon. Remembering measurement equivalents is a great way to speed up cooking time in the kitchen.
• Measure 1/16 of a cup. A tablespoon is equivalent to 1/16 of a cup, which will allow you to easily measure out that amount without a measuring spoon.
• Pour out 15 ml of any liquid to equal 1 tablespoon.
• Which is bigger an ounce or a tablespoon? 1 Ounce is equal to 2 Tablespoon. 1 fl oz = 2 tbsp. Known as the US fluid ounce, the unit of volume for liquid substances is used as ounce in the US and other countries practicing the US Customary system.

## Is a regular spoon the size of a teaspoon?

Is a regular spoon the size of a teaspoon? There is no industry standard anywhere of what gets included in a set of measuring spoons — it will vary by manufacturer. Standard sizes are 1/8 teaspoon, 1/4 teaspoon, 1/2 teaspoon, 1 teaspoon and 1 tablespoon.

What is spoon bigger than a tablespoon? American standard measuring spoons have four sizes: 1 tablespoon, 1 teaspoon (3 teaspoons equal a tablespoon), 1/2 teaspoon and 1/4 teaspoon. They come in all kinds of materials, from aluminum and stainless steel, to plastic and china.

Is a teaspoon bigger than a tablespoon? As previously stated, a teaspoon is smaller than a tablespoon. Hence, a teaspoon measures less than a tablespoon. The actual amount that a teaspoon and a tablespoon measures may differ from country to country or from region to region. The measurement is usually considered to be 5 milliliters for a teaspoon, and 15 milliliters for a tablespoon.

What is the difference between a teaspoon and a tablespoon?

Difference Between Tablespoon and Teaspoon

• Definition. A tablespoon is a large spoon used for serving food while a teaspoon is a smaller spoon used for stirring or adding sugar to tea or coffee.
• Measurement. While a tablespoon holds about 15ml, a teaspoon holds 5ml.
• Uses.
• Abbreviations.
• Conclusion.