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SusanMZ is asking: (3 answers)
When it's stated in a recipe "1-1/4 teaspoons", does that mean us one quarter teaspoon or one and a quarter teaspoons?

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Last updated: Jan. 7, 2013 1:43 pm
Posted: Jan. 7, 2013 10:04 am
 
Answered by: DOMINIAKS
Jan. 7, 2013 10:05 am
It would mean to use one and one quarter teaspoons.
 
Answered by: sassyoldlady
Jan. 7, 2013 10:06 am
One teaspoon and then quarter of a tsp. Otherwise it would look like this... 1/4 tsp.
 
Answered by: Thisni Caza
Jan. 7, 2013 1:43 pm
Agree... I think it's the dash between the 1 and 1/4 that makes it look kinda odd and raise a question. I don't recall seeing 1 1/4 of anything written that way.
 
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