One liter is the equivalent of approximately 0.2642 gallons. As both terms are measurements of volume, one can convert between the two by utilizing the fact that there are about 3.785 liters per gallon. More » Science Measurements

To convert a liter to a gallon, set a proportion of one gallon to the number of liters it contains versus the number of liters known to x gallons. A gallon is legally defined in the United States as 2.31 cubic inches, or... More » Food Food Measurements

According to the Exploratorium's measurement guide, 2 liters is approximately equal to 1/2 gallon or 8 cups. Metric liters are converted to U.S. customary gallons by multiplying the number of liters by 0.264. The precise... More » Science Measurements
similar articles

The amount of gallons of beer in a keg depend on the keg size. The standard size keg is called a full-size keg, which holds 15.5 gallons of beer. More » Science Measurements

A single barrel of crude oil is equivalent to 42 gallons. On average, refineries can convert a single 42-gallon barrel of oil into either 12 gallons of diesel fuel, 4 gallons of jet fuel or 19 gallons of gasoline. More » Science Measurements

There are four quarts in a gallon, assuming that one is using U.S. quarts and U.S. gallons. However, the ratio varies if using non-US units of measurement. More » Science Measurements

Gas mileage is calculated by dividing the number of miles traveled by the number of gallons of gasoline it took to travel those miles. To get an accurate figure, reset the car's trip meter to zero immediately after filli... More » Science Measurements