# Quick Answer: How Much Rice Do I Need For 10 Adults?

## How many people will 50 lbs of rice feed?

If an average serving of rice is about a cup and we will need about 6 servings to feed the various appetites around our table, I know I will need approximately 60 cups of rice in that 3 month period.

A 50 lb bag of rice contains 250 servings..

## How many cups of rice do I need for 10 people?

When it comes to rice the norm seems to be about ½ cup (90g) per person, although some people prefer to use a bit less – about 1/3 cup (60g) per person. And remember we are talking about uncooked rice here, which means that when it’s cooked it’s usually about a cup per person, as rice doubles in size.

## How much does 2 cups of rice make?

There are 2 cups of rice in a pound and each cup of dry rice will yield 3 cups of cooked rice (one pound of dry rice will yield 6 cups of cooked rice).

## How much rice do you need for 5 people?

Amount of rice to cook One (1) cup raw rice yields 3 ½ cups cooked rice, or enough for 3 light eaters. To be sure you have enough rice, prepare 1 ½ cups raw rice for 3 or 4 people and 2 cups raw rice for 4 to 6 people.

## How much rice do you need for 60 people?

Rice will generally double in volume when cooked compared to its uncooked version. If you are making 60 1/2cup servings of rice you would need 15 cups of uncooked rice. Or if you are going with 3/4 cups per person, you would need 22.5 cups of uncooked rice.

## How much does 1 cup of rice serve?

1 cup rice uncooked = 7 oz / 200 g = 600 g ( 5 cups / 21 oz in weight) cooked [2] (Will serve 5 people). 1 pound of rice = 2 1/4 to 2 1/2 cups uncooked = 11 cups cooked (Will serve 11 people).

## Can you live on rice and beans?

Man Cannot Live On Rice And Beans Alone (But Many Do) : The Salt Rice and beans is a cultural icon in many parts of the world. It’s pretty healthy and relatively cheap. It may keep people from starving, as TV personality Sean Hannity suggests, but it doesn’t have all the nutrients a body needs for life.

## How long will 20lbs Rice last?

It is far better to overestimate what you would eat then underestimate it. If rice is your only starch, you’d want it for 2 meals a day, I think. So, 1 cup a day per person. Your 50 lbs of rice is 150 days worth of rice for 1.

## How many cups of rice do I need for 80 people?

40 cupsRice doubles in volume while cooking, so you will need 1/2 cup of uncooked rice to produce this much cooked rice. For 80 guests with an average appetite, I’d say 40 cups should be more than sufficient. You may some leftovers depending upon ‘what else’ you are serving.

## How many cups of rice do I need for 75 people?

As for quantities, to feed 75 (using regular rather than slave rations), I would go with 5 pounds of rice. The rule of thumb is that 1 lb of uncooked rice will yield 2 qts. of cooked rice, or 16 1/2 cup servings. If you have an oven available, you should divide the rice into two hotel pans (12×20).

## How much rice do I need for 30 people?

1 cup of rice can cook for about 3 bowls of rice as 3 servings. For 30 people, need 10 cups of rice.

## How many people will 10 pounds of rice feed?

1 pound of raw rice makes 11 cups of cooked rice. Assuming a serving size of 1 cup of cooked rice per person, you would need 2 and 3/11 pounds of uncooked rice to feed 25 people, unless any of them are like my husband, who eats 3 cups of rice at a sitting.

## How much rice do I need for 8 adults?

1 deciliter (dl) of rice can cook about 1 small bowl of rice as one serving. 1 cup of uncooked rice ( long grain, round grain, Brown…. rice ) weighs around 175-180 grams. So you need about 3.5 cups of uncooked rice for 8 persons.

## How much cooked rice is a portion?

The proper portion size for one serving of rice is 1/2-cup cooked, which is about the size of a cupcake wrapper.

## How many cups of rice do I need for 45 people?

So it will be safe to cook 5 Kg to feed the 45 persons well. Depending on what else you are serving, you’ll need 60 to 90 grams of dry rice, to yield between 2/3 and 1 cup of rice person. That’s about 4,000 g of rice, or 8 lbs.