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Glossary » Units » Thermal Heat Capacity » Joule Per Kilogram
Joule Per Kilogram (J/kg) is a unit in the category of Thermal heat capacity. It is also known as joule/kilogram, joules per kilogram. This unit is commonly used in the SI unit system. Joule Per Kilogram (J/kg) has a dimension of L2T-2 where L is length, and T is time. This unit is the standard SI unit in this category.
Note that the seven base dimensions are M (Mass), L (Length), T (Time), Q (Temperature), N (Aamount of Substance), I (Electric Current), and J (Luminous Intensity).

Other units in the category of Thermal heat capacity include British Thermal Unit (IT) Per Pound Mass (Btu (IT)/lbm), British Thermal Unit (therm.) Per Pound Mass (Btu (therm.)/lbm), Calorie (IT) Per Gram (cal (IT)/g), Calorie (therm.) Per Gram (cal (therm.)/g), Joule Per Gram (J/g), Kilocalorie (IT) Per Kilogram (Cal (IT)/kg, kcal/kg), and Kilowatt-Hour Per Kilogram (kWh/kg).

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