## Unit Converter

## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cups to gallons is 0.0625, which means that 1 cup is equal to 0.0625 gallons:

1 cup = 0.0625 gal

To convert 2 cups into gallons we have to multiply 2 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cups to gallons. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cup → 0.0625 gal

2 cup → V_{(gal)}

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

V_{(gal)} = 2 cup × 0.0625 gal

V_{(gal)} = 0.125 gal

The final result is:

2 cup → 0.125 gal

We conclude that **2 cups is equivalent to 0.125 gallons**:

2 cups = 0.125 gallons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 gallon is equal to 8 × 2 cups**.

Another way is saying that *2 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 8 gallons*.

## Approximate result

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

2 cup ≅ 0.125 gal

An alternative is also that *one gallon is approximately eight times two cups*.

## Conversion table

### cups to gallons chart

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

cups (cup) | gallons (gal) |
---|---|

3 cups | 0.188 gallons |

4 cups | 0.25 gallons |

5 cups | 0.313 gallons |

6 cups | 0.375 gallons |

7 cups | 0.438 gallons |

8 cups | 0.5 gallons |

9 cups | 0.563 gallons |

10 cups | 0.625 gallons |

11 cups | 0.688 gallons |

12 cups | 0.75 gallons |