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How many kilojoule in 1 kilogram calorie? The answer is 4.1858.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.001 kilojoule, or 0.00023890295761862 kilogram calorie.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilojoule to kilogram calorie

1 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 0.2389 kilogram calorie

5 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 1.19451 kilogram calorie

10 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 2.38903 kilogram calorie

20 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 4.77806 kilogram calorie

30 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 7.16709 kilogram calorie

40 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 9.55612 kilogram calorie

50 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 11.94515 kilogram calorie

75 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 17.91772 kilogram calorie

100 kilojoule to kilogram calorie = 23.8903 kilogram calorie

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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: 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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