The number of liters in 1 kilogram depends on the density of the substance being measured. The liter is a unit of volume, and the kilogram a unit of mass. One kilogram of shaving cream takes up several liters, while 1 kilogram of steel takes up less than a liter.
Liters and kilograms are approximately equivalent when the substance measured has a density of close to 1 kilogram per liter. A common substance with that density is water. Substances that float on water (like oil) are of lower density and have a greater volume for the same mass. Substances that sink, conversely, are of higher density and have less volume.Learn More
In physics and chemistry, "AMU" is an abbreviation for atomic mass unit. Sometimes, it is further abbreviated as "u" for unified atomic mass unit. One AMU is the mass of one-twelfth of an atom of the element carbon, isotope 12, and is equal to 1.661 x 10^-27 kilograms.Full Answer >
An object weighing 174 pounds is equal to just over 79 kilograms. The conversion rate between kilograms and pounds is 2.2. This means that the weight of any object expressed in pounds can be converted to kilograms by dividing its weight by 2.2.Full Answer >
Mach 10 is approximately 7,600 mph. The Mach number is a measure of how fast an object is traveling relative to the speed of sound. The Mach number is calculated by dividing the speed of an object by the speed of sound, which is approximately 760 mph.Full Answer >
A unit of blood is 450 milliliters, which is approximately 0.95 pint. An adult has eight to 10 units of blood in his body, while a baby has only about one-half of a unit of blood at birth.Full Answer >