A butter knife is a type of knife that is used to, well, spread butter. You can tell how it differs from other knives by its dulled edge and rounded tip. Another way to distinguish butter knives from dinner knives is by their size.
The standard size of a 2-quart baking dish is 8 × 8 inches and 2 inches deep. There are also 2-quart rectangular baking dishes that are about 11 × 7 × 1.7 inches, as well as round baking dishes measuring 9 inches wide and 2 inches deep. However, there are variations for each shape.
Convection ovens range in size from 15 to 19-inch portable countertop ovens to large 30 × 36-inch freestanding models. Most convection ovens have a standard depth of 16 inches.
They say that you can never have too much ice cream, but you’ll realize that there’s a finite amount of the cold, sweet dessert you can eat when you grow older. Anyway, for the young’uns out there who can’t get enough ice cream, do you know how big a pint of it is?
Most recipes you find online will have you measure ingredients in volume—e.g., teaspoons, tablespoons, cups, etc. If you have the right measuring spoons and cups, measuring fractions shouldn’t be too difficult. But if you don’t and you have to use, say, 2/3 of a cup of an ingredient, how would you convert that to tablespoons?
In this guide, I’ll show you what the different food can sizes are and their serving portions. That way, you can follow classic family recipes to the letter without screwing things up (too much).
On average, a can of chicken broth will contain 14.5 fluid ounces. However, the exact measurements will depend on what brand and size you get. Can sizes typically range from 8 to 24 fluid ounces.
The blade of a bread knife will usually measure between 7 and 11 inches. Including the handle, the length of a bread knife can measure around 16 inches. However, the actual measurements of a bread knife will differ from model to model and brand to brand.
The average size of a Bosch dishwasher will be 34 inches tall, which is just a fraction shorter than the industry average (34-1/2 inches), and about 17 to 24 inches wide. However, the actual size of a Bosch dishwasher, in terms of overall size and cleaning capacity, will vary from model to model.
The exact measurements of a platter will vary depending on the manufacturer, size, and material. For the most part, a round platter may measure around 10 to 12 inches in diameter, whereas an oval platter would measure 14 × 10 inches. In both cases, the platter would sit roughly 3 to 4 inches tall.
Pho is typically served in 20-ounce portions. However, the traditional pho-style bowl will measure 7.5 × 3.25 inches and have a capacity of around 48 fluid ounces or more. So, the more pho you want to eat in one sitting, the bigger the bowl you should get.
Generally, there are two jelly roll pan sizes—quarter pans that measure 9 × 13 inches and half pans that are 12 × 17 inches. Both jelly roll pan sizes have 1-inch-tall rims.