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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 8.6 cups into pints we have to multiply 8.6 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

8.6 cup → V(pt)

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

V(pt) = 8.6 cup × 0.5 pt

V(pt) = 4.3 pt

The final result is:

8.6 cup → 4.3 pt

We conclude that 8.6 cups is equivalent to 4.3 pints:

8.6 cups = 4.3 pints

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 pint is equal to 0.23255813953488 × 8.6 cups.

Another way is saying that 8.6 cups is equal to 1 ÷ 0.23255813953488 pints.

Approximate result

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

8.6 cup ≅ 4.3 pt

An alternative is also that one pint is approximately zero point two three three times eight point 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)
9.6 cups 4.8 pints
10.6 cups 5.3 pints
11.6 cups 5.8 pints
12.6 cups 6.3 pints
13.6 cups 6.8 pints
14.6 cups 7.3 pints
15.6 cups 7.8 pints
16.6 cups 8.3 pints
17.6 cups 8.8 pints
18.6 cups 9.3 pints