How many erg in 1 microjoule?
The answer is 10.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 10000000 erg, or 1000000 microjoule.
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1 erg to microjoule = 0.1 microjoule
10 erg to microjoule = 1 microjoule
20 erg to microjoule = 2 microjoule
30 erg to microjoule = 3 microjoule
40 erg to microjoule = 4 microjoule
50 erg to microjoule = 5 microjoule
100 erg to microjoule = 10 microjoule
200 erg to microjoule = 20 microjoule
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An erg is the unit of energy and mechanical work in the centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units, symbol "erg". Its name is derived from the Greek word meaning "work".
The SI prefix "micro" represents a factor of 10-6, or in exponential notation, 1E-6.
So 1 microjoule = 10-6 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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