# 8 US pints in US customary cups

## Conversion

8 US pints is equivalent to 16 US customary cups.^{[1]}

## Conversion formula

How to convert 8 US pints to US customary cups?

We know (by definition) that: $1\mathrm{uspint}\approx 2\mathrm{uscup}$

We can set up a proportion to solve for the number of US customary cups.

$\frac{1\mathrm{uspint}}{8\mathrm{uspint}}\approx \frac{2\mathrm{uscup}}{x\mathrm{uscup}}$Now, we cross multiply to solve for our unknown $x$:

$x\mathrm{uscup}\approx \frac{8\mathrm{uspint}}{1\mathrm{uspint}}*2\mathrm{uscup}\to x\mathrm{uscup}\approx 16\mathrm{uscup}$Conclusion: $8\mathrm{uspint}\approx 16\mathrm{uscup}$

## Conversion in the opposite direction

The inverse of the conversion factor is that **1 US customary cup is equal to 0.0625 times 8 US pints**.

It can also be expressed as: 8 US pints is equal to $\frac{1}{\mathrm{0.0625}}$ US customary cups.

## Approximation

An approximate numerical result would be: **eight US pints is about zero US customary cups**, or alternatively, *a US customary cup is about zero point zero six times eight US 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.