# How To Measure A Skillet

A skillet, frying pan, or fryer is a cooking utensil consisting of a flat metal surface heated by radiation from below, used to fry foods. To measure the size of a skillet, you will need a tape measure. First, measure the width of the cooking surface. Then, measure the depth of the cooking surface. Finally, measure the height of the cooking surface.

## How To Measure A Skillet

The most common way to measure a skillet is to use its diameter. Skillets come in a variety of sizes, but the most common size is around 10 inches. Another way to measure a skillet is to use its depth. This will give you an idea of how much space is available for cooking. Finally, you can also measure a skillet’s capacity by counting the number of cups it can hold.

A ruler or tape measure, a skillet.

• Measure the width of the skillet at the widest part
• Measure the length of the skillet from end to end
• Measure the height of the skillet from the bottom to the top

-What are the dimensions of the skillet? -What is the weight of the skillet? -What is the material of the skillet?

### Do You Measure Skillets At The Bottom Or Top?

The most important factor in determining the size of a skillet is its diameter, not its height. Whether you measure skillets at the bottom or top is irrelevant.

### How Is A 10 Skillet Measured?

A 10 skillet is measured in inches.

### What Part Of A Pan Do You Measure?

The part of a pan that you measure is the depth of the pan.

## To Review

A skillet can be measured using a ruler or tape measure. Place the ruler or tape measure along the handle of the skillet and measure from the end of the handle to the end of the cooking surface.