# What divided eggs mean?

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## What divided eggs mean?

Separating eggs is a process, generally used in cooking, in which the egg yolk is removed from the egg white. This allows one part of the egg to be used without the other part, or each part to be treated in different ways. Recipes for custard call for egg yolks, for example.

## What does it mean butter divided?

When you see the word “divided” next to an ingredient in a recipe, it means that the ingredient will be added in parts. So, if you see 6 tablespoons of butter, divided, you know not to add all of the butter at once. The instructions will specify how much butter to add at the different steps.

## How can I substitute half an egg?

Fortunately, there are plenty of egg alternatives.

- Applesauce. Applesauce is a purée made from cooked apples.
- Mashed Banana. Mashed banana is another popular replacement for eggs.
- Ground Flaxseeds or Chia Seeds.
- Commercial Egg Replacer.
- Silken Tofu.
- Vinegar and Baking Soda.
- Yogurt or Buttermilk.
- Arrowroot Powder.

## What does divided mean in math?

The division is a method of distributing a group of things into equal parts. It is one of the four basic operations of arithmetic, which gives a fair result of sharing. If 3 groups of 4 make 12 in multiplication; 12 divided into 3 equal groups give 4 in each group in division.

## What does Divided look like?

The division sign (÷) is a symbol consisting of a short horizontal line with a dot above and another dot below, used to indicate mathematical division.

## How can I measure 1/3 of a cup?

Measurement Equivalents and Abbreviations

- 3 teaspoons = 1 tablespoon.
- 4 tablespoons = 1/4 cup.
- 5 tablespoons + 1 teaspoon = 1/3 cup.
- 8 tablespoons = 1/2 cup.
- 1 cup = 1/2 pint.
- 2 cups = 1 pint.
- 4 cups (2 pints) = 1 quart.
- 4 quarts = 1 gallon.

## What is half of 1/3 in teaspoons?

1/3 cup equals 5 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon so, half of 1/3 cup would be 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons.

## What is the number being divided called?

dividend

The number that is being divided (in this case, 15) is called the dividend, and the number that it is being divided by (in this case, 3) is called the divisor. The result of the division is the quotient. Notice how you can always switch the divisor and quotient and still have a true equation: 15 ÷ 3 = 5.

## What is 1 divided by a number called?

In each division problem, you will have one number divided by another. The number you are dividing is called the dividend. The number you are “dividing by” is the divisor. The answers to your division problems are called quotients.

## What does the word divided mean in a recipe?

When you see the word “divided” next to an ingredient in a recipe, it means that the ingredient will be added in parts.

## Why are ingredients divided in sections in a recipe?

It simply means the ingredient will be added to the recipe in parts and not in the entire measurement listed. This is because a recipe that is properly formatted will not list the same ingredient more than once in the ingredient list unless the list is separated into sections.

## What does divided sugar in a cake recipe mean?

In a cake recipe, for example, “sugar divided” means that different amounts of the ingredient will be used for different parts of the recipe, although you will measure the entire amount when beginning the recipe.

## What’s the difference between a shallow and deep baking pan?

The main difference between a deep baking pan and a shallow baking pan is the depth of the pan. A deep baking pan has deep walls and shallow one doesn’t. This also means that you would use a deep baking pan for items such as cakes or lasagne, a shallow baking pan is more suited for cookies, pancakes, and omelets.

When you see the word “divided” next to an ingredient in a recipe, it means that the ingredient will be added in parts.

In a cake recipe, for example, “sugar divided” means that different amounts of the ingredient will be used for different parts of the recipe, although you will measure the entire amount when beginning the recipe.

It simply means the ingredient will be added to the recipe in parts and not in the entire measurement listed. This is because a recipe that is properly formatted will not list the same ingredient more than once in the ingredient list unless the list is separated into sections.

## What does divided mean in a piecrust recipe?

For example, a piecrust recipe might call for cold butter to be mixed with flour, sugar, salt, etc to make the crust, and then more butter (melted, this time) to be brushed on the crust to encourage browning. It simply means that one tbsp will be used in one step of the recipe and the other in a different step.