When it comes to cooking measurements, a pinch is generally equal to about 1/8 of a teaspoon. Measurement amounts that are not specific, such as pinch, bunch, sprig, dash and generally leave the judgment of how much to a... More »

Common table salt, or sodium chloride, has a molar mass of 58.4 grams per mole. Chlorine accounts for roughly 60 percent of this chemical's total mass. More »

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Less than 1/4 teaspoon of salt provides the minimum requirement of 500 milligrams of sodium per day. Most Americans do not have problems maintaining this level of sodium in the diet but struggle to limit their intake to ... More »

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An eighth of a teaspoon is usually regarded in culinary measurements as .5 milliliters and is called a pinch. The United States customary unit for a teaspoon is equivalent to a third of a tablespoon, 4.928921599375 milli... More »

Since a teaspoon is a measurement of volume and a gram is a measurement of mass, it's not possible to convert from one unit to the other without knowing what substance is being used. When comparing teaspoons of different... More »

One clove of garlic equates to about 1 teaspoon of chopped garlic, 1/2 teaspoon bottled minced garlic, 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder, 1/4 teaspoon granulated garlic, or 1/2 teaspoon garlic flakes. A garlic bulb has approxim... More »

One clove of garlic is the equivalent of 1 teaspoon of chopped garlic. It is also equal to 1/2 teaspoon of minced garlic and 1/8 teaspoon of dried garlic powder. More »

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