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# What is the equivalent of 2 ounces in cups?

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Two ounces is equal to 1/4 cup in U.S. customary measuring units. There are 8 ounces in 1 cup according to the U.S. measuring system.

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To convert fluid ounces to cups, simply multiply the number of ounces by 0.125 to determine the number of cups. To convert cups to fluid ounces, multiply the number of cups by 8 to determine the number of fluid ounces.

The fluid ounce is a unit of volume and is abbreviated as "fl oz." The fluid ounce is often confused with the ounce, which measures mass. The cup is a unit of volume abbreviated as "c." The cup is typically used to measure liquids or dry foods for cooking.

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Use an online calculator, such as those at CalculateMe.com and GoodCooking.com, to easily convert dry ounces to cups. Other options include referring to a measurement equivalency chart or doing a manual math calculation in which 1 ounce equals 0.125 cups.