1 pound of sugar contains 2 cups. One pound of granulated sugar is about equivalent to two cups.
What does a pound mean?
Pound, avoirdupois weight unit equivalent to 16 ounces, 7,000 grains, or 0.45359237 kilograms, and troy and apothecaries’ weight unit equal to 12 ounces, 5,760 grains, or 0.3732417216 kilograms. The acronym lb comes from the libra, the Roman progenitor of the contemporary pound.
What is 1.5 pounds measured in cups?
1.5 pounds of butter equals 3 cups, or 6 sticks.