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Convert the following numbers of calories into kilocalories. (Remember: kilo means 1000.)

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  • 8254 cal
  • 41.5 cal
  • i>Chapter 10, Problem 26QAP, Convert the following numbers of calories into kilocalories. (Remember: kilo means 1000.) l cal

  • 752,900 cal
  • Interpretation Introduction

    (a)

    Interpretation:

    Convert 8254 calories to kilocalories.

    Concept Introduction:

    A conversion factor is a numerical ratio which is used to show a measurement in one unit as another unit. It is always equal to 1.

    Explanation

    The given conversion is: conversion of calories to kilocalories.

    1 calorie is equal to 0.001 kilocalorie.

    1 cal = 0.001 kcal

    Thus, conversion factor is given by:

    1 kcal1000 cal

    So,</

    Interpretation Introduction

    (b)

    Interpretation:

    Convert 41.5 calories to kilocalories.

    Concept Introduction:

    A conversion factor is a numerical ratio which is used to show a measurement in one unit as another unit. It is always equal to 1.

    Interpretation Introduction

    (c)

    Interpretation:

    Convert 8.231×103 cal to kilocalories.

    Concept Introduction:

    A conversion factor is a numerical ratio which is used to show a measurement in one unit as another unit. It is always equal to 1.

    Interpretation Introduction

    (d)

    Interpretation:

    Convert 752, 900 cal to kilocalories.

    Concept Introduction:

    A conversion factor is a numerical ratio which is used to show a measurement in one unit as another unit. It is always equal to 1.

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