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There are 5 and 1/3 tablespoons in a 1/3 cup of butter. This information is simply a math problem that involves converting from cups to tablespoons by using the factor that one stick of butter, which is equal to eight ta... More »

A quarter-pound of butter is equal to a half-cup in U.S. measurements. In the British Imperial system of measurements, this is 0.42 cup or 118.29 milliliters. In the U.S., a quarter-pound of butter is packaged and sold a... More »

One stick of margarine is equivalent to 1/2 cup. This measurement is standard across most brands of butter and margarine sold in sticks in the United States. A standard 1-pound package of margarine or butter contains fou... More »

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One stick of butter equals about 1/2 cup. Some recipes will give butter in cups, but will also include measurements for the sticks. Some websites will even convert certain measurements to make it easier to follow the rec... More »

One-third cup of butter is equal to 5 1/3 tablespoons. One teaspoon is equal to 1/3 tablespoon, so the measurement is 5 tablespoons and 1 teaspoon of butter. These measurements are the same for butter as for other materi... More »

Two-thirds cup of butter is equal to 10 2/3 tablespoons. Most butter packages have measuring amounts marked on the sides of the paper wrapping to help you easily cut the amount you need. The standard 1/4-pound stick of b... More »

Five tablespoons and 1 teaspoon are the equivalent of 1/3 cup. There is no way to make a round number of tablespoons fit into 1/3 cup. A tablespoon is equal to 3 teaspoons, however, so 5 1/3 tablespoons are also equivale... More »