According to that outlet, for cooking, “**1 pound of sweet potatoes equals** about three medium whole, 2 cups mashed, or 3 1/2 to 4 cups chopped.” However, size does matter in this case.

Contents

- 1 How many cups of mashed sweet potatoes make a pound?
- 2 How many potatoes is 3 cups mashed sweet potatoes?
- 3 How many cups of mashed potatoes does 2 pounds of potatoes make?
- 4 How much does 1 cup sweet potato weigh?
- 5 How many cups is 1lb of potatoes?
- 6 How many potatoes Makes 3 pounds?
- 7 How much money is a pound of sweet potatoes?
- 8 How many sweet potatoes is 4 cups?
- 9 How many potatoes mashed 1 cup?
- 10 How many cups does 5 lbs of potatoes make?
- 11 How many potatoes make 6 cups mashed?
- 12 What is 2 lbs of potatoes?

## How many cups of mashed sweet potatoes make a pound?

How many pounds of sweet potatoes equals to one cup? 2 medium sweet potatoes = 3 to 4 canned = 1 1/4 cups Cooked and Mashed 3 medium sweet potatoes (16/17 ounces) = 1 lb.

## How many potatoes is 3 cups mashed sweet potatoes?

We found that it took 1.25 medium sweet potatoes to obtain 1 cup of sliced potato. When cubing, we needed 1.3 sweet potatoes to reach the 1 cup mark. However, when measuring for 1 cup of mashed, 2 whole sweet potatoes did the trick.

## How many cups of mashed potatoes does 2 pounds of potatoes make?

Two cups in a pint, So 2 pounds of potatoes is approximately 4 cups.

## How much does 1 cup sweet potato weigh?

Generic – Sweet Potato, Raw, Unprepared (1 Cup Cubed = 133 Grams )

## How many cups is 1lb of potatoes?

One pound of russet potatoes equals approximately 3-1/2 cups chopped or 2 to 3 cups mashed.

## How many potatoes Makes 3 pounds?

4 people: 3 pounds ( 6 medium/large potatoes )

## How much money is a pound of sweet potatoes?

On average, sweet potatoes can cost anywhere from $0.50 to $1.50 per pound.

## How many sweet potatoes is 4 cups?

Many recipes call for medium-size sweet potatoes. Some in the grocery store are huge. For cooking purposes, 1 pound of sweet potatoes equals about three medium whole, 2 cups mashed or 3½ to 4 cups chopped.

## How many potatoes mashed 1 cup?

We found that it took 1 medium white potato to obtain 1 cup of either sliced or shredded potato. When dicing we needed 1.25 potatoes to reach the 1 cup mark. When preparing French fries, it took 1.3 potatoes to result in about 1 cup. However, when measuring for 1 cup of mashed, 2 whole potatoes did the trick.

## How many cups does 5 lbs of potatoes make?

Can’t forget we are having cookies for dessert! We need to feed 50 so 5 lbs makes 8 cups, makes 16 1/2 cup servings… the math doesn’t quite work out for 50–so we need 3 people to make 5 lbs and one person to make a smaller batch of one pound or 3 pounds.

## How many potatoes make 6 cups mashed?

Since each cup of mashed potatoes equals about 1/2 pound of potatoes, then for six cups of mashed potatoes, you would need three pounds of potatoes. Six medium-large potatoes or 24-30 small potatoes would be the number of potatoes needed to make six cups of mashed potatoes for your guests.

## What is 2 lbs of potatoes?

For 2 pounds, you need six medium-sized russets. In case you encounter some small-size russets, you need three to four of them to make a pound. However, if you aren’t aware of the sizes, then hold two potatoes in your hands. If they fit comfortably in your palm, they are medium.