When you scale down recipes are you asking, how many cups in a..... or how many ounces? Then print out or memorize these simple conversions for easy reference.
I frequently look through my vintage cookbooks or my Mon's handwritten recipes for inspiration. The recipes are mostly portioned out for a family, so I've gotten pretty good at scaling down.
Here a a few quick answers to your measuring questions.
There are 2 cups in one pint.
There are 4 cups in one quart
There are 16 cups in one gallon
There are 2 pints in a quart.
There are 4 quarts in one gallon.
There are 8 ounces in one cup
There are 16ounces in one pint
There are 32 ounces in one quart
There are 128 ounces in one gallon.
There are 16 tablespoons in one cup
There are 240 grams in one cup of water
There are 120 grams in one cup of flour.
There are 48 teaspoons in one cup.
Handy baking calculator tool to quick convert your recipes.