## Conversion formula

The conversion factor from pints to quarts is 0.5, which means that 1 pint is equal to 0.5 quarts:

1 pt = 0.5 qt

To convert 72 pints into quarts we have to multiply 72 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from pints to quarts. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 pt → 0.5 qt

72 pt → V(qt)

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

V(qt) = 72 pt × 0.5 qt

V(qt) = 36 qt

The final result is:

72 pt → 36 qt

We conclude that 72 pints is equivalent to 36 quarts:

72 pints = 36 quarts

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 quart is equal to 0.027777777777778 × 72 pints.

Another way is saying that 72 pints is equal to 1 ÷ 0.027777777777778 quarts.

## Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that seventy-two pints is approximately thirty-six quarts:

72 pt ≅ 36 qt

An alternative is also that one quart is approximately zero point zero two eight times seventy-two pints.

## Conversion table

### pints to quarts chart

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

pints (pt) quarts (qt)
73 pints 36.5 quarts
74 pints 37 quarts
75 pints 37.5 quarts
76 pints 38 quarts
77 pints 38.5 quarts
78 pints 39 quarts
79 pints 39.5 quarts
80 pints 40 quarts
81 pints 40.5 quarts
82 pints 41 quarts