## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from tablespoons to teaspoons is 3.0000000000122, which means that 1 tablespoon is equal to 3.0000000000122 teaspoons:

1 tbsp = 3.0000000000122 tsp

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

1 tbsp → 3.0000000000122 tsp

2 tbsp → V(tsp)

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

V(tsp) = 2 tbsp × 3.0000000000122 tsp

V(tsp) = 6.0000000000243 tsp

The final result is:

2 tbsp → 6.0000000000243 tsp

We conclude that 2 tablespoons is equivalent to 6.0000000000243 teaspoons:

2 tablespoons = 6.0000000000243 teaspoons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 teaspoon is equal to 0.16666666666599 × 2 tablespoons.

Another way is saying that 2 tablespoons is equal to 1 ÷ 0.16666666666599 teaspoons.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two tablespoons is approximately six teaspoons:

2 tbsp ≅ 6 tsp

An alternative is also that one teaspoon is approximately zero point one six seven times two tablespoons.

## Conversion table

### tablespoons to teaspoons chart

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

tablespoons (tbsp) teaspoons (tsp)
3 tablespoons 9 teaspoons
4 tablespoons 12 teaspoons
5 tablespoons 15 teaspoons
6 tablespoons 18 teaspoons
7 tablespoons 21 teaspoons
8 tablespoons 24 teaspoons
9 tablespoons 27 teaspoons
10 tablespoons 30 teaspoons
11 tablespoons 33 teaspoons
12 tablespoons 36 teaspoons