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## kcal to BTU

Formula: Energy in British Thermal Units (BTU) = Energy in Kilocalories (kcal) x 3.96567

#### British Thermal Unit :

KilocaloriesBritish Thermal Units
13.96567

## BTU to kcal

Formula: Energy in Kilocalories (kcal) = Energy in British Thermal Units (BTU) ÷ 3.96567

#### Kilocalorie :

British Thermal UnitsKilocalories
10.2521641992399771

## Conversion Factors:

• Kilocalories to British Thermal Units: 1 kcal = 3.96567 BTU
• British Thermal Units to Kilocalories: 1 BTU = 0.252164 kcal

## How to Convert Kilocalories to British Thermal Units:

To convert kilocalories to BTUs, multiply the number of kilocalories by 3.96567.

BTU=kcal×3.96567

Example: Convert 200 kilocalories to BTUs.

BTU=200×3.96567=793.134 BTU

## How to Convert British Thermal Units to Kilocalories:

To convert BTUs to kilocalories, divide the number of BTUs by 3.96567.

kcal=BTU/3.96567

Example: Convert 500 BTUs to kilocalories.

kcal=500/3.96567=126.082 kcal

## 1. Solved Examples on Converting Kilocalories to British Thermal Units

### Example 1:

Convert 5 kilocalories to British Thermal Units:

5 kcal×3.96567=19.82835 btu

### Example 2:

Convert 12 kilocalories to British Thermal Units:

12 kcal×3.96567=47.58804 btu

### Example 3:

Convert 25 kilocalories to British Thermal Units:

25 kcal×3.96567=99.14175 btu

### Example 4:

Convert 40 kilocalories to British Thermal Units:

40 kcal×3.96567=158.6268 btu

### Example 5:

Convert 75 kilocalories to British Thermal Units:

75 kcal×3.96567=297.42525 btu

## 2. Solved Examples on Converting British Thermal Units to Kilocalories

### Example 1:

Convert 10 British Thermal Units to Kilocalories:

10 btu÷3.96567=2.52164 kcal

### Example 2:

Convert 25 British Thermal Units to Kilocalories:

25 btu÷3.96567=6.30541 kcal

### Example 3:

Convert 50 British Thermal Units to Kilocalories:

50 btu÷3.96567=12.61082 kcal

### Example 4:

Convert 75 British Thermal Units to Kilocalories:

75 btu÷3.96567=18.91623 kcal

### Example 5:

Convert 100 British Thermal Units to Kilocalories:

100 btu÷3.96567=25.2164 kcal

## What are kilocalories and British Thermal Units commonly used for?

Kilocalories are commonly used to measure the energy content in food and beverages.British Thermal Units are commonly used in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry to measure energy output.

## Can I use an online calculator to convert kilocalories to BTUs?

Yes, many online calculators can quickly and accurately convert kilocalories to BTUs and vice versa.

## How do I convert a large number of kilocalories to BTUs?

For large conversions, multiply the number of kilocalories by 3.96567, just as you would for smaller numbers.

## What types of problems require converting kilocalories to BTUs?

Problems involving energy content in food versus heating energy, as well as any scenario requiring unit conversions in scientific research, engineering, or HVAC applications.

## Is it possible to convert BTUs to kilocalories accurately?

Yes, by dividing the number of BTUs by 3.96567, you can accurately convert BTUs to kilocalories.

### Why is it important to convert kilocalories to BTUs?

Converting kilocalories to BTUs is important for comparing energy content in different units, especially in contexts like nutrition, heating, and air conditioning.