## 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 47 cups into gallons we have to multiply 47 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

47 cup → V(gal)

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

V(gal) = 47 cup × 0.0625 gal

V(gal) = 2.9375 gal

The final result is:

47 cup → 2.9375 gal

We conclude that 47 cups is equivalent to 2.9375 gallons:

47 cups = 2.9375 gallons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 gallon is equal to 0.34042553191489 × 47 cups.

Another way is saying that 47 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.34042553191489 gallons.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that forty-seven cups is approximately two point nine three eight gallons:

47 cup ≅ 2.938 gal

An alternative is also that one gallon is approximately zero point three four times forty-seven 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)
48 cups 3 gallons
49 cups 3.063 gallons
50 cups 3.125 gallons
51 cups 3.188 gallons
52 cups 3.25 gallons
53 cups 3.313 gallons
54 cups 3.375 gallons
55 cups 3.438 gallons
56 cups 3.5 gallons
57 cups 3.563 gallons