# How much rice do I need for 25 adults?

## How much rice do I need for 25 adults?

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 many servings is 20lbs of rice?

Typically, a standard serving of uncooked rice is 1/2 of a cup. One pound of uncooked rice is typically 2 cups. So, there are 4 servings per pound of uncooked rice. With 25 pounds of uncooked rice, that would be enough to feed 100 people (25 pounds of rice * 4 servings per pound = 100 servings total).

**How many servings are in a 5lb bag of rice?**

Uncooked short grain white rice is roughly 0.44 oz per tablespoon, 7.04 oz per cup, 2.27 cups per pound, so about 11.36 cups per 5 pound bag.

**How many cups of rice are in a 20 lb bag of rice?**

Uncooked rice Conversion Chart Near 10 pounds

pounds to US cups of Uncooked rice | ||
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20 pounds | = | 49 (49) US cups |

21 pounds | = | 51.5 (51 1/2 ) US cups |

22 pounds | = | 53.9 (53 7/8 ) US cups |

23 pounds | = | 56.4 (56 3/8 ) US cups |

## How long does a 20 lb bag of rice last?

about 6 months

### Can you store rice in Ziploc bags?

Place an opened bag of white rice into a plastic zipper bag. Seal it up most of the way and then push out as much air as you can before sealing it completely. Toss it in the pantry for up to 2 years or in the refrigerator for up to 10 years.

**How much rice will a 5 gallon bucket hold?**

#10 Cans and 5 Gallon Buckets: How Much Can They Hold?

Food Item | #10 Can | 5 Gallon Bucket |
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White Rice | 5.3 pounds | 36 pounds |

Spaghetti | N/A | 30 pounds |

Macaroni | 3.1 pounds | 21 pounds |

Dried Beans | 5.6 pounds | 35 pounds |

**What is the best type of rice for long term storage?**

For long term rice storage, you’ll want to focus on white rice varieties like, basmati rice, and jasmine rice. Brown rice will only last about 5 years. So avoid storing brown rice if your main focus is food with basically an indefinite shelf life.

## How much food can you fit in a 5 gallon bucket?

Based on my math, a typical 5 gallon bucket holds 0.71 cubic feet of anything you want. Filled with water, it will hold 42 pounds of the stuff, not counting the weight of the bucket (typically 2 pounds.)

### How many gallons is 10 pounds of rice?

about 3 gallons and 2 cups if I’m figuring right. thus 10 lbs of uncooked rice = 25 cups of uncooked rice. 50 cups of water, which is double is roughly 3 gallons of water plus two more cups of water. Figure uncooked rice at about 2.5 cups per pound, so you have around 25 cups/200 oz.

**How many gallons is in 40 pounds?**

9 oz

**How many cans fit in a bag?**

A very large garbage bag can hold about 3–400 cans/bottles (the leaf size industrial bags) or many more if you crush them down. The value will depend on the types of cans and the local payment for each type. At $0.05 per can 300 cans is $15.