How many dekajoule in 1 kilogram calorie?
The answer is 418.58.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.1 dekajoule, or 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie.
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››Quick conversion chart of dekajoule to kilogram calorie

1 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 0.00239 kilogram calorie

10 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 0.02389 kilogram calorie

50 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 0.11945 kilogram calorie

100 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 0.2389 kilogram calorie

200 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 0.47781 kilogram calorie

500 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 1.19451 kilogram calorie

1000 dekajoule to kilogram calorie = 2.38903 kilogram calorie

The SI prefix "deka" represents a factor of
10^{1}, or in exponential notation, 1E1.

So 1 dekajoule = 10^{1} 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).

››Definition: Kilogram calorie

The large calorie or kilogram calorie approximates the energy needed to increase the temperature of 1 kg of water by 1 °C. This is about 4.185 kJ, and exactly 1000 small calories.

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