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Simple unit conversion tool that helps you to convert kiloCalories to Calories.

## What you should know about kiloCalories and Calories

### How many Calories are in one kiloCalorie?

**Small Calories (cal)**

1 kcal = 1000 cal

**Large/Food Calories (Cal)**

1 kCal = 1 Cal

### How many kiloCalories are in one Calorie?

**Small Calories (cal)**

1 cal = 0.001 kcal

**Large/Food Calories (Cal)**

1 Cal = 1 kCal

**Conversion Example:**

If we want to convert 7 kiloCalories in Calories, then we will proceed as following:

**kiloCalories (kcal) to Small Calories (cal)**

*E*_{(cal)} = 1000 × *E*_{(kcal)} = 1000 × 7kcal = 7000 cal

**kiloCalories (kCal) to Large Calories (Cal)**

*E*_{(Cal)} = *E*_{(kcal)} = 7 kcal = 7 Cal

Definition of **kiloCalorie** provided by Vocabulary.com

a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food

Definition of **Calorie** provided by YourDictionary.com

- the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one gram of water one degree celsius; gram calorie; small calorie
- the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water one degree celsius; great calorie; kilocalorie; 1,000 calories; large calorie
- a. a unit equal to the large calorie, used for measuring the energy produced by food when oxidized in the body

b. an amount of food able to produce one large calorie of energy

Kilocalories (kcal) and Calories (cal) are two energy units. Kilocalories and Calories 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 Kilocalories and Calories at school.

Our Kilocalories to Calories converter is especially designed to make your calculations fast. You just need to enter Kilocalories value on the first box and the converter will do the rest for you and automatically convert Kilocalories to Calories.

Also you have formula for converting Kilocalories to Calories if you need that in your calculations, but we recommend you to use the Kilocalories to Calories converter because is very fast and accurate for simple conversions.

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