Full name: decinewton
Plural form: decinewtons
Category type: force
Scale factor: 0.1
The SI derived unit for force is the newton.
1 newton is equal to 10 decinewton.
Valid units must be of the force type.
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The SI prefix "deci" represents a factor of 10-1, or in exponential notation, 1E-1.
So 1 decinewton = 10-1 newtons.
The definition of a newton is as follows:
In physics, the newton (symbol: N) is the SI unit of force, named after Sir Isaac Newton in recognition of his work on classical mechanics. It was first used around 1904, but not until 1948 was it officially adopted by the General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) as the name for the mks unit of force.
decinewton to ton-force [metric]
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decinewton to ton-force [short]
decinewton to nanonewton
decinewton to meganewton
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decinewton to gram-force
decinewton to kilopond
decinewton to attonewton
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