## Unit Converter

## 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 7.8 cups into gallons we have to multiply 7.8 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

7.8 cup → V_{(gal)}

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

V_{(gal)} = 7.8 cup × 0.0625 gal

V_{(gal)} = 0.4875 gal

The final result is:

7.8 cup → 0.4875 gal

We conclude that **7.8 cups is equivalent to 0.4875 gallons**:

7.8 cups = 0.4875 gallons

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case **1 gallon is equal to 2.0512820512821 × 7.8 cups**.

Another way is saying that *7.8 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 2.0512820512821 gallons*.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that **seven point eight cups is approximately zero point four eight eight gallons**:

7.8 cup ≅ 0.488 gal

An alternative is also that *one gallon is approximately two point zero five one times seven point eight 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) |
---|---|

8.8 cups | 0.55 gallons |

9.8 cups | 0.613 gallons |

10.8 cups | 0.675 gallons |

11.8 cups | 0.738 gallons |

12.8 cups | 0.8 gallons |

13.8 cups | 0.863 gallons |

14.8 cups | 0.925 gallons |

15.8 cups | 0.988 gallons |

16.8 cups | 1.05 gallons |

17.8 cups | 1.113 gallons |