# kcal to calories conversion

Kilocalories (kcal) to calories (cal), energy conversion calculator and how to convert.

## Kilocalories to calories conversion calculator

Enter the energy in kcal, select calorie unit type and press the Convert button:

 Enter energy in small kilocalories: kcal Select calorie unit type: Small calories Large/food calories Result in calories:

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#### kcal to calories

One kilocalorie, is equal to the warmth needed to improve the temperature of one kilogram of water from 14.Five to fifteen.Five degrees Celsius. Kilocalories can be abbreviated as kcal; for example, 1 kilocalorie can be written as 1 kcal. When getting used to degree nutrients or metabolic strategies, the large calorie is used, that is identical to one kilocalorie.

One calorie is same to the warmth had to improve the temperature of one gram of water from 14.Five to 15.5 stages Celsius. When measuring the power content material in components, the large calorie, or kilocalorie is used, however it's regularly nevertheless just known as a "calorie." When every the calorie and large calorie are used within the identical context it is not unusual to consult the calorie as a "small calorie." Calories can be abbreviated as cal; for example, 1 calorie can be written as 1 cal.

#### Small & massive calories

Small calorie (cal) is the energy had to increase 1 gram of water thru 1°C at a pressure of 1 ecosystem.

Large calorie (Cal) is the energy had to increase 1 kg of water through 1°C at a pressure of one surroundings.

Large calorie is also known as food calorie and is used as a unit of food strength.

#### How to transform kcal to strength

kcal to cal - small kilocalories to small electricity

1 kcal = one thousand cal

The energy in small electricity (cal) is identical to a thousand times the energy in small kilocalories (kcal):

E(cal) = 1000 × E(kcal)

#### Example

Convert 6kcal to small energy:

E(cal) = 1000 × 6kcal = 6000 cal

kcal to Cal - small kilocalories to huge energy

1 Cal = 1 kcal

The strength in big calories (Cal) is same to the power in small kilocalories (kcal):

E(Cal) = E(kcal)

#### Example

Convert 6 kcal to large energy:

E(Cal) = 6 kcal = 6 Cal