## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cups to pints is 0.5, which means that 1 cup is equal to 0.5 pints:

1 cup = 0.5 pt

To convert 12 cups into pints we have to multiply 12 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cups to pints. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cup → 0.5 pt

12 cup → V_{(pt)}

Solve the above proportion to obtain the volume *V* in pints:

V_{(pt)} = 12 cup × 0.5 pt

V_{(pt)} = 6 pt

The final result is:

12 cup → 6 pt

We conclude that **12 cups is equivalent to 6 pints**:

12 cups = 6 pints

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 pint is equal to 0.16666666666667 × 12 cups**.

Another way is saying that *12 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.16666666666667 pints*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **twelve cups is approximately six pints**:

12 cup ≅ 6 pt

An alternative is also that *one pint is approximately zero point one six seven times twelve cups*.

## Conversion table

### cups to pints chart

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

cups (cup) | pints (pt) |
---|---|

13 cups | 6.5 pints |

14 cups | 7 pints |

15 cups | 7.5 pints |

16 cups | 8 pints |

17 cups | 8.5 pints |

18 cups | 9 pints |

19 cups | 9.5 pints |

20 cups | 10 pints |

21 cups | 10.5 pints |

22 cups | 11 pints |