# kcal to BTU Conversion

## Kilocalorie (international) to BTU Conversion - Convert Kilocalorie (international) to BTU (kcal to BTU)

### You are currently converting Energy units from Kilocalorie (international) to BTU

1 Kilocalorie (international) (kcal)

=

3.96832 BTU (BTU)

Kilocalorie (international) : The kilocalorie, sometimes call kilogram calorie is a measurement unit of energy. It is defined as the amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree Celsius. The symbol of kilocalorie is kcal. The kilocalorie is commonly used in measuring the calorific, heating, or metabolizing value of foods. It is equal to 1000 calories, or approximately 4.2 kilojoules.

BTU : The British thermal unit is a traditional measure unit of energy, approximately equals 1055 joules. Its symbol is Btu, or sometimes BTU. The unit is most often used as a measure of power (symbol: Btu/h) in the power. Now, the British thermal unit is almost replaced by the SI unit of energy, the joule.

### Energy Conversion Calculator

1 Kilocalorie (international) = 3.96832 BTU (international)

### FAQ about kcal to BTU Conversion

1 kilocalorie (international) (kcal) is equal to 3.96832 btu (BTU).

1kcal = 3.96832BTU

The Energy E in btu (BTU) is equal to the Energy E in kilocalorie (international) (kcal) times 3.96832, that conversion formula:

E(BTU) = E(kcal) × 3.96832

One Kilocalorie (international) is equal to 3.96832 BTU:

1kcal = 1kcal × 3.96832 = 3.96832BTU

One BTU (international) is equal to 0.252 Kilocalorie (international):

1BTU = 1BTU × 0.252 = 0.252kcal

E(BTU) = 5(kcal) × 3.96832 = 19.8416BTU