Convert Customary Units of Capacity

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Welcome to our Convert Customary Units of Capacity Worksheets page.

Here you will find our free worksheet generator for generating your own customary unit conversion worksheets and answers.

There is also help and support including worked examples to help you understand how to convert between cups, pints, quarts and gallons.

If you are looking to create your own custom-made worksheets with your own choice of measuring units then look no further!

Converting Customary Units of Capacity Chart


1 pint = 2 cups

1 quart = 2 pints

1 gallon = 4 quarts

1 pt = 2 c

1 qt = 2 pt

1 gal = 4 qt


1 cup = 8 fluid ounces

1 pint = 16 fluid ounces

1 quart = 32 fluid ounces

1 gallon = 128 fluid ounces

1 c = 8 fl oz

1 pt = 16 fl oz

1 qt = 32 fl oz

1 gal = 128 fl oz




Convert Customary Units of Capacity Worksheet Generator

Here is our random worksheet generator for creating your own free converting measures worksheets for customary units of capacity.

Using this generator will let you create your own worksheets for:

  • convert between cups, pints, quarts, gallons and fluid ounces

To start creating your sheet, choose an option from the Number values box below.

Using the random sheet generator will allow you to:

  • choose the number range and number of questions you wish the worksheet to have;
  • print or save your worksheet and a corresponding answer sheet;
  • choose your own title and instructions for completing the sheet - great for homework!

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Customary Units of Capacity Worksheet Generator

4 Steps to Your Worksheets...

  1. Select your customary conversion units - as many as you want - the most common conversions are in blue font
  2. Choose the value range for larger units (this is the value of the larger of the two conversion units)
  3. Choose if you want to include mixed unit values to convert to and from, e.g. 8 pints and 1 cup = ____ cups
  4. Choose if you want to convert using multiplication (larger units to smaller units), division (smaller units to larger units) or both.
  5. Choose the number of questions
  6. View your sheet (with or without answers)
  7. Print your sheet

(Optional) Give the worksheet your own title.

(Optional) Write out any instructions to go at the top of the sheet.

Select Conversion Units:


Fluid Ounces


Conversion Type:

Larger Unit Values:

Mixed Unit Conversion:

Number of Questions:

Your worksheet will appear below.

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Converting Customary Units of Capacity Examples

Example 1) How many cups in 7 quarts?

The measurement facts we need is 1 pint = 2 cups and that 1 quart = 2 pints.

So to convert quarts into cups, first we need to convert quarts into pints by multiplying the number by 2.

7 quarts = 7 x 2 = 14 pints.

Secondly we need to convert pints into cups by multiplying the number by 2.

14 pints = 14 x 2 = 28 cups

So 7 quarts is equal to 28 cups.

Example 2) How many fluid ounces in 6 ½ pints?

The measurement fact we need is 1 pint = 16 fluid ounces.

So to convert pints into fluid ounces we need to multiply the number by 16.

6 ½ pints = 6 ½ x 16 = 104 fluid ounces.

So 6 ½ pints = 104 fluid ounces.

Example 3) Captain has 500 fluid ounces of water which he puts into gallon containers. How many containers will he need to hold all the water?

The measurement fact we need is 1 gallon = 128 fluid ounces.

So to convert fluid ounces into gallons, we need to divide the number of fluid ounces by 128.

500 fluid ounces = 500 ÷ 128 = 3.90625 gallons

So he will need 4 gallon containers to hold all the water.

Example 4) Tyger makes 215 pints of squash which he pours into a 20 gallon container. How much squash is left over?

The measurement fact we need is 1 gallon = 8 pints.

The 20 gallon container will hold 20 x 8 = 160 pints.

Tyger makes 215 pints. 215 - 160 = 55.

There will be 55 pints of squash left over.

Example 5) Sally makes 3 gallons of a non-alcoholic fruit punch for a party. There are 15 guests at the party. How many whole cups will each guest be able to have?

The measurement fact we need is 1 gallon = 8 pints and 1 pints = 2 cups.

So each gallon will make 8 x 2 = 16 cups.

Sally has made 3 gallons which is 16 x 3 = 48 cups.

There are 15 guests, so each guest will be able to have 48 ÷ 15 = 3.2 cups.

Each guest will be able to have 3 whole cups.

Pre-prepared Customary Units Conversion Worksheets

We have created several ready-to-use printable customary units of capacity conversion worksheets.

These sheets can be useful if you want to set work online or if you want worksheets that are not randomly generated each time.

Single Unit Conversion of Custom Units of Length

Multi Unit Conversion of Custom Units of Length

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More Converting Measures Worksheets

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They include customary and metric unit conversions.

The sheets on these pages are graded and not randomly generated.

Other Randomly Generated Worksheets

Here are some of our other worksheet generators for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

There are also sheets to practice rounding, place value and fractions.

Customary Units Conversion Charts

The following web information page is all about converting metric lengths, areas, volumes and weights.

The units on this page are metric only, so if you are looking for help knowing and converting between metric units, then use the link below!

Conversion Online Calculators

Our conversion calculators will help you to convert between units of measure.

We have a range of calculators so that it is easy to select the type of measures you want to convert.

Converting Gallons, Quarts, Pints and Cups Quiz

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This quick quiz tests your knowledge and skill at converting customary units: gallons, quarts, pints and cups.

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