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How many kcal in 1 kj?
The answer is 0.238902957619.

We assume you are converting between **kilocalorie [15 °C]** and **kilojoule**.

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The SI derived unit for **energy** is the joule.

1 joule is equal to 0.000238902957619 kcal, or 0.001 kj.

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The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of
10^{3}, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilojoule = 10^{3} joules.

The definition of a joule is as follows:

The joule (symbol J, also called newton meter, watt second, or coulomb volt) is the SI unit of energy and work. The unit is pronounced to rhyme with "tool", and is named in honor of the physicist James Prescott Joule (1818-1889).

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