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1 J = 0.001 kJ
1 kJ = 1,000 J
If we want to convert 2,000J in kiloJoules, then we will proceed as following:
E(kJ) =E(J) / 1,000 = 2,000 kJ / 1,000 = 2 J
Definition of Joule provided by Dictionary.com
the standard unit of work or energy in the International System of Units (SI), equal to the work done by a force of one newton when its point of application moves through a distance of one meter in the direction of the force: equivalent to 10 7ergs and one watt-second.
Definition of kiloJoule provided by Cambridge Dictionary
a unit of measurement equal to 1,000 joules (= measure of energy or work done)
Joules and Kilojoules are two energy units. Joules and Kilojoules units are used in various fields of activity such as physics, chemistry and other industries. This calculator is useful both for those who’s working in these fields of activity but also for students who study energies as Joules and Kilojoules at school.
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