Convert kilojoule to British thermal unit


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How many kilojoule in 1 Btu? The answer is 1.0550559.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.001 kilojoule, or 0.00094781707774915 Btu.
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Quick conversion chart of kilojoule to Btu

1 kilojoule to Btu = 0.94782 Btu

5 kilojoule to Btu = 4.73909 Btu

10 kilojoule to Btu = 9.47817 Btu

20 kilojoule to Btu = 18.95634 Btu

30 kilojoule to Btu = 28.43451 Btu

40 kilojoule to Btu = 37.91268 Btu

50 kilojoule to Btu = 47.39085 Btu

75 kilojoule to Btu = 71.08628 Btu

100 kilojoule to Btu = 94.78171 Btu

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Definition: Kilojoule

The SI prefix "kilo" represents a factor of 103, or in exponential notation, 1E3.

So 1 kilojoule = 103 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: Btu

The British thermal unit (BTU or Btu) is a non-metric unit of energy, used in the United States and, to a lesser extent, the UK (where it isgenerally only used for heating systems). The SI unit is the joule (J), which is used by most other countries.

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