## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from gallons to pints is 8, which means that 1 gallon is equal to 8 pints:

1 gal = 8 pt

To convert 5.9 gallons into pints we have to multiply 5.9 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from gallons to pints. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 gal → 8 pt

5.9 gal → V(pt)

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

V(pt) = 5.9 gal × 8 pt

V(pt) = 47.2 pt

The final result is:

5.9 gal → 47.2 pt

We conclude that 5.9 gallons is equivalent to 47.2 pints:

5.9 gallons = 47.2 pints

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pint is equal to 0.021186440677966 × 5.9 gallons.

Another way is saying that 5.9 gallons is equal to 1 ÷ 0.021186440677966 pints.

## Approximate result

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

5.9 gal ≅ 47.2 pt

An alternative is also that one pint is approximately zero point zero two one times five point nine gallons.

## Conversion table

### gallons to pints chart

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

gallons (gal) pints (pt)
6.9 gallons 55.2 pints
7.9 gallons 63.2 pints
8.9 gallons 71.2 pints
9.9 gallons 79.2 pints
10.9 gallons 87.2 pints
11.9 gallons 95.2 pints
12.9 gallons 103.2 pints
13.9 gallons 111.2 pints
14.9 gallons 119.2 pints
15.9 gallons 127.2 pints