## What is the size of 1 tablespoon?

15 ml

Traditional definitions. In nutrition labeling in the US and the UK, a tablespoon is defined as 15 ml (0.51 US fl oz). A metric tablespoon is exactly equal to 15 ml (0.51 US fl oz).

**What is the correct equivalent for 1 tablespoon?**

Volume Equivalents (liquid)* | ||
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3 teaspoons | 1 tablespoon | 0.5 fluid ounce |

2 tablespoons | 1/8 cup | 1 fluid ounce |

4 tablespoons | 1/4 cup | 2 fluid ounces |

5 1/3 tablespoons | 1/3 cup | 2.7 fluid ounces |

**How do you calculate tablespoons?**

The most accurate way to measure a tablespoon is to use a measuring spoon. If you don’t have a measuring spoon, you can use measurement equivalents. For example, 3 level teaspoons makes 1 tablespoon. 1/16 of a cup is also equivalent to 1 tablespoon, and 15 ml of any liquid is equal to 1 tablespoon.

### Is 15ml the same as 1 tablespoon?

A tablespoon is three times bigger than a teaspoon and three teaspoons equal one tablespoon (1Tbsp or 1Tb). One tablespoon also equals 15mL.

**Is a regular spoon a tablespoon?**

A typical large dinner spoon measures about one tablespoon. This is not common, but some consider tablespoons to be used in regular soup and cereal bowls.

**How do you measure 15ml?**

A tablespoon is 15ml. If you don’t have any metric measurements, then remember that a tablespoon is approximately equal to your thumb.

#### Is tbsp and tbs the same?

A tablespoon is a unit of measure equal to 1/16 cup, 3 teaspoons, or 1/2 fluid ounce in the USA. “Tablespoon” may be abbreviated as T (note: uppercase letter), tbl, tbs or tbsp.

**What do you mean by tbsp?**

In recipes, tbsp. is a written abbreviation for tablespoonful.

**How many tablespoons in a tablespoon?**

What is a Tablespoon? Tablespoon is a cooking measurement volume unit. 1 Tablespoons = 3 Teaspoons. The symbol is ” tbsp “. To convert between UK tablespoons and US tablespoons, please visit UK tablespoons to US tablespoons converter.

## How do you convert cooking units to teaspoons?

► cooking units conversion. There are 3 teaspoons in 1 tablespoon. To convert tablespoons to teaspoons, multiply the tablespoon value by 3. For example, to find out how many teaspoons in a tablespoon and a half, multiply 1.5 by 3, that makes 4.5 teaspoons in a tablespoon and a half.

**What is the symbol for US tablespoon?**

The symbol for US tablespoon is US tbsp. Select one of the US tablespoon conversions below: The following tables provide a summary of the Volume units (both Fluid Volume units and Cubic Volume units) within their respective measurement systems.

**How much is 5 tablespoons in cups?**

The volume in cups is equal to the tablespoons divided by 16. For example, here’s how to convert 5 tablespoons to cups using the formula above. 5 tbsp = (5 ÷ 16) = 0.3125 c. Tablespoons and cups are both units used to measure volume. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.