›› Convert kilojoule to megajoule


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How many kilojoules in 1 megajoule? The answer is 1000.
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The SI derived unit for energy is the joule.
1 joule is equal to 0.001 kilojoules, or 1.0E-6 megajoule.
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›› Quick conversion chart of kilojoules to megajoule

1 kilojoules to megajoule = 0.001 megajoule

10 kilojoules to megajoule = 0.01 megajoule

50 kilojoules to megajoule = 0.05 megajoule

100 kilojoules to megajoule = 0.1 megajoule

200 kilojoules to megajoule = 0.2 megajoule

500 kilojoules to megajoule = 0.5 megajoule

1000 kilojoules to megajoule = 1 megajoule


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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: Megajoule

The SI prefix "mega" represents a factor of 106, or in exponential notation, 1E6.

So 1 megajoule = 106 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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