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Learn how to fast and easily convert 1 Grams to Teaspoons.

So, how many teaspoons in 1 grams?

## 1 Grams to Teaspoons (1g to tsp) General Conversion

1 Grams (g) is Equal to 0.2 Teaspoons (tsp)

or 1g = 0.2tsp

## How to Convert 1g to tsp

It’s easy to convert grams to teaspoons. For the general equation just divide the grams by 5 to convert them to teaspoons.

1g to tsp calculation:

Conversion factor
1 g  ÷ 5 = .2 tsp

1 Grams to Teaspoons Conversion Equation

1 g ÷ 5 = 0.2 tsp

## Ingredient Gram to Teaspoon Conversions

Not all gram to teaspoon conversions are the same, and depend on the specific ingredients density. This conversion is not always clear, because a gram is a unit of weight, whereas a teaspoon is a unit of volume.

For example let’s look at a teaspoon of sugar. 4.2 grams of sugar would be equal to 1 teaspoon, instead of the general 5 grams per teaspoon. The added sugar is less dense, so it takes less grams to equal a teaspoon.

Here is a list of common ingredients with measurement in volume, and their gram to teaspoon conversion tables:

Check out this link for conversions of cooking ingredients.

## Convert Teaspoons to Grams

It’s also easy to convert teaspoons to grams. For the general equation just multiply the teaspoons by 5 to convert them to grams.

tsp to g calculation:

Conversion factor:
1 tsp x 5 = 5 g

Example Teaspoons to Grams Conversion Equation:
1 tsp x 5= 5 g

## Convert 1 Grams to Other Units

Do you want to convert 1 grams into another unit? Here is a helpful table for converting 1 grams into other units:

## What is a Gram?

The gram is a unit of mass in the commonly used metric system of measurement. The official definition is that a gram is one thousandth of the International Systems of Units (SI) base unit for mass, which is the kilogram.

The abbreviated symbol for a gram is “g”. Example 1 grams is the same as 1g.

See the dictionary definition for a gram here.

## What is a Teaspoon?

The teaspoon is used as a measurement of volume, most commonly used as a measurement in cooking recipes. Most commonly it is 1/3 of a tablespoon.

The abbreviated symbol for a teaspoon is “tsp”. Examples 1 teaspoons is the same as 1tsp.

See the dictionary definition for a teaspoon here.