## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cups to quarts is 0.25, which means that 1 cup is equal to 0.25 quarts:

1 cup = 0.25 qt

To convert 42 cups into quarts we have to multiply 42 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cups to quarts. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 cup → 0.25 qt

42 cup → V(qt)

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

V(qt) = 42 cup × 0.25 qt

V(qt) = 10.5 qt

The final result is:

42 cup → 10.5 qt

We conclude that 42 cups is equivalent to 10.5 quarts:

42 cups = 10.5 quarts

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 quart is equal to 0.095238095238095 × 42 cups.

Another way is saying that 42 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.095238095238095 quarts.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty-two cups is approximately ten point five quarts:

42 cup ≅ 10.5 qt

An alternative is also that one quart is approximately zero point zero nine five times forty-two cups.

## Conversion table

### cups to quarts chart

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

cups (cup) quarts (qt)
43 cups 10.75 quarts
44 cups 11 quarts
45 cups 11.25 quarts
46 cups 11.5 quarts
47 cups 11.75 quarts
48 cups 12 quarts
49 cups 12.25 quarts
50 cups 12.5 quarts
51 cups 12.75 quarts
52 cups 13 quarts