## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from pints to quarts is 0.5, which means that 1 pint is equal to 0.5 quarts:

1 pt = 0.5 qt

To convert 1 pints into quarts we have to multiply 1 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from pints to quarts. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 pt → 0.5 qt

1 pt → V(qt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the volume V in quarts:

V(qt) = 1 pt × 0.5 qt

V(qt) = 0.5 qt

The final result is:

1 pt → 0.5 qt

We conclude that 1 pints is equivalent to 0.5 quarts:

1 pints = 0.5 quarts

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 quart is equal to 2 × 1 pints.

Another way is saying that 1 pints is equal to 1 ÷ 2 quarts.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that one pints is approximately zero point five quarts:

1 pt ≅ 0.5 qt

An alternative is also that one quart is approximately two times one pints.

## Conversion table

### pints to quarts chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from pints to quarts

pints (pt) quarts (qt)
2 pints 1 quarts
3 pints 1.5 quarts
4 pints 2 quarts
5 pints 2.5 quarts
6 pints 3 quarts
7 pints 3.5 quarts
8 pints 4 quarts
9 pints 4.5 quarts
10 pints 5 quarts
11 pints 5.5 quarts