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## Heat - Wikipedia

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As a form of energy heat has the unit joule (J) in the International System of Units (SI). However, in many applied fields in ...

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Energy (the ability to do work) is measured in units of Joules (J). This unit is derived from several more basic units which we are familiar with on a daily basis and ...

## What is a "unit of heat"? | Yahoo Answers

It is 5 letters ... Joule Calorie BTU Joule since 5letters. ... heat has several meanings. 1. temperature, where the units are in degrees Fahrenheit or ...

## Units of Heat - Engineering ToolBox

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The most common units of heat are BTU - British Thermal Unit, Calorie and Joule.

## What is the SI unit of heat? - Quora

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In SI system, all forms of energy is measured in joules (J). Heat, being energy, is also measured in joules. 1 joule is equal to 0.238902957619 calories. Calorie ...

## Heat unit - definition of heat unit by The Free Dictionary

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Noun, 1. heat unit - a unit of measurement for work. energy unit, work unit · unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of ...

## Units of Heat Energy | Tutorvista.com

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Heat being a form of energy can be measured. What is the unit of heat energy? In CGS system, heat is measured in calories. Calorie is defined as 'the heat ...

## In what unit is heat energy measured? | Reference.com

This unit is obtained from other basic units, such as mass, time and length. The unit was named in honor of Prescott Joule. A calorie is also a measure of heat.

## calorie | unit of measurement | Britannica.com

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Apr 7, 2016 ... A unit of energy or heat variously defined. The calorie was originally defined as the amount of heat required at a pressure of 1 standard ...

## What is a unit of specific heat? | Reference.com

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C. Specific heat is usually the unit of heat divided by the product of the quantity of a substance and the substance's temperature change. This can...