 40 Grams to Teaspoons (40g to tsp) General Conversion

Learn how to fast and easily convert 40 Grams to Teaspoons. So, how many teaspoons in 40 grams?

40 Grams (g) is Equal to 8 Teaspoons (tsp)

or 40g = 8tsp

How to Convert 40g 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.

40g to tsp calculation:

Conversion factor
1 g  ÷ 5 = .2 tsp

40 Grams to Teaspoons Conversion Equation

40 g ÷ 5 = 8 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:
40 tsp x 5= 200 g

Convert 40 Grams to Other Units

Do you want to convert 40 grams into another unit? Here is a helpful table for converting 40 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 40 grams is the same as 40g.

See the dictionary definition 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 40 teaspoons is the same as 40tsp.

See the dictionary definition here.