Capacity or volume is a measure of how much space something takes up. Measuring spoons or measuring jugs can be used to measure capacity.
Capacity is measured in millilitres (ml) and litres (l).
1 l = 1000 ml
Use these tips to estimate capacity:
Pints and gallons are old units of capacity (imperial units).
There are 8 pints in a gallon.
A pint is equal to just over half a litre.
A gallon is roughly equal to 4.5 litres.