We often hear the terms “quarter” or “half” when talking about weed. The baseline denominator is always an ounce, most users don’t need to say that as it is often understood. You might hear someone talking about a half an O, this is referring to a half an ounce. How much is that exactly?

A half an ounce is 14 grams, which makes a quarter 7 grams, and an eighth 3.5 grams. A quarter is a common quantity that can yield about 5 to 7 blunts or several joints. Many dispensaries sell small quantities of flower in 1/8 oz packages.