In Europe, we use the metric system
when we measure things, like milk and cream.
In the United States, they use another system. In the American
system they use:
to measure with.
16 tablespoons gives 1 cup.
2 cups gives 1 pint.
2 pints gives 1 quart.
4 quarts gives 1 gallon.
When they weigh things, they use
ounces and pounds.
An ounce is about 28.35 grams and
there are 16 ounces to a pound, which is about 453,6 grams.
American weights and volumes and metric weights and volumes.