## 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 872 pints into quarts we have to multiply 872 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

872 pt → V(qt)

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

V(qt) = 872 pt × 0.5 qt

V(qt) = 436 qt

The final result is:

872 pt → 436 qt

We conclude that 872 pints is equivalent to 436 quarts:

872 pints = 436 quarts

## Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 quart is equal to 0.0022935779816514 × 872 pints.

Another way is saying that 872 pints is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0022935779816514 quarts.

## Approximate result

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

872 pt ≅ 436 qt

An alternative is also that one quart is approximately zero point zero zero two times eight hundred 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)
873 pints 436.5 quarts
874 pints 437 quarts
875 pints 437.5 quarts
876 pints 438 quarts
877 pints 438.5 quarts
878 pints 439 quarts
879 pints 439.5 quarts
880 pints 440 quarts
881 pints 440.5 quarts
882 pints 441 quarts