## Unit Converter

## 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 6 cups into pints we have to multiply 6 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

6 cup → V_{(pt)}

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

V_{(pt)} = 6 cup × 0.5 pt

V_{(pt)} = 3 pt

The final result is:

6 cup → 3 pt

We conclude that **6 cups is equivalent to 3 pints**:

6 cups = 3 pints

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 pint is equal to 0.33333333333333 × 6 cups**.

Another way is saying that *6 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.33333333333333 pints*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **six cups is approximately three pints**:

6 cup ≅ 3 pt

An alternative is also that *one pint is approximately zero point three three three times six 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) |
---|---|

7 cups | 3.5 pints |

8 cups | 4 pints |

9 cups | 4.5 pints |

10 cups | 5 pints |

11 cups | 5.5 pints |

12 cups | 6 pints |

13 cups | 6.5 pints |

14 cups | 7 pints |

15 cups | 7.5 pints |

16 cups | 8 pints |