## 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 288 cups into pints we have to multiply 288 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

288 cup → V(pt)

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

V(pt) = 288 cup × 0.5 pt

V(pt) = 144 pt

The final result is:

288 cup → 144 pt

We conclude that 288 cups is equivalent to 144 pints:

288 cups = 144 pints

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pint is equal to 0.0069444444444444 × 288 cups.

Another way is saying that 288 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0069444444444444 pints.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that two hundred eighty-eight cups is approximately one hundred forty-four pints:

288 cup ≅ 144 pt

An alternative is also that one pint is approximately zero point zero zero seven times two hundred eighty-eight 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)
289 cups 144.5 pints
290 cups 145 pints
291 cups 145.5 pints
292 cups 146 pints
293 cups 146.5 pints
294 cups 147 pints
295 cups 147.5 pints
296 cups 148 pints
297 cups 148.5 pints
298 cups 149 pints