Culinary Arts 1 Study Guide

Four Standard Measuring Cups?
1/4, 1/3, 1/2, 1 cup

Four Standard Measuring Spoons?
1 Tablespoon, 1 teaspoon, 1/2 teaspoon, 1/4 teaspoon

Three Standard Liquid Measuring Cups?
1 cup, 2 cups, 4 cups

How Many Tablespoons in a Cup?
16

How Many Tablespoons in a 1/2 Cup?
8

How Many Tablespoons in a 1/4 Cup?
4

How Many Tablespoons in a 1/3 Cup?
5T + 1t

Half of 1 Cup?
1/2 Cup

Half of a 1/2 Cup?
1/4 Cup

Half of a 1/4 Cup?
2 Tablespoons

Half of a 1/3 Cup?
2T + 2t

How Many teaspoons in a Tablespoon?
3t

Half of a Tablespoon?
1.5t

Half of a teaspoon?
1/2t

Half of a 1/2 teaspoon?
1/4t

Half of 1/4 teaspoon?
a pinch

Batonnet
Cut into long, thin, rectangular pieces. Exact in size, uniform.

Julienne
Cut into large, thin pieces. Uniform.

Dice
Identical in shape and size, like dice – cube shaped

Brunoise
Cut from Julienne, proper, uniform size.

Diagonal
Diagonal cuts.