# 6 US dry pints in dry quarts

## Conversion

6 US dry pints is equivalent to 3 dry quarts.^{[1]}

## Conversion formula

How to convert 6 US dry pints to dry quarts?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{drypint}\approx 0.5\mathrm{dryquart}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of dry quarts.

$\frac{1\mathrm{drypint}}{6\mathrm{drypint}}\approx \frac{0.5\mathrm{dryquart}}{x\mathrm{dryquart}}$Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{dryquart}\approx \frac{6\mathrm{drypint}}{1\mathrm{drypint}}*0.5\mathrm{dryquart}\to x\mathrm{dryquart}\approx 3.0\mathrm{dryquart}$Conclusion: $6\mathrm{drypint}\approx 3.0\mathrm{dryquart}$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that **1 dry quart is equal to 0.333333333333333 times 6 US dry pints**.

It can also be expressed as: 6 US dry pints is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{0.333333333333333}}$ dry quarts.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: **six US dry pints is about zero dry quarts**, or alternatively, *a dry quart is about zero point three three times six US dry pints*.

## Footnotes

[1] The precision is 15 significant digits (fourteen digits to the right of the decimal point).

Results may contain small errors due to the use of floating point arithmetic.