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# What is the measurement difference between a half of a cup and a third of a cup?

Updated: 10/6/2023

Wiki User

11y ago

Two-thirds a cup is larger than one-half cup.

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14y ago

Wiki User

11y ago

A half cup is bigger. When put in a decimal 1/2 is 0.5 and 3/7 is about 0.43. The half cup has the bigger number, therefore it is bigger.

Wiki User

11y ago

The common denominator is six. 1/2 cup = 3/6 cup and 1/3 cup = 2/6 cup so it is 1/6 cup difference.

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