 # Joule formula of energy law the heat body weight strength work ## Joule.

Joule – unit of work, energy or amount of heat in the International system of units (SI). Has the Russian designation – j and international designation – J.

Joule as a unit of measurement

Application

Representation of the Joule to other units of the formulas

Transfer to other units

Multiples and sub-multiples of units

Interesting examples

Other units of measurement

### Joule as unit of measure:

Joule – unit of work, energy and quantity of heat in the International system of units (SI), named after the English physicist James Prescott Joule.

Joule as the unit of measurement is the Russian designation – j and international designation – J.

In classical physics, Joule equals the workdone in moving the point of application of force equal to 1 (one) Newton (N), a distance of one meter in the direction of the force.

J = N · m = kg · m2 / S2.

1 j = 1 N · 1 m = 1 kg · 1 m2 / S2 1.

Electricity Joule means the workwhich is made by electric field strength for 1 second at a voltage of 1 volt (V) to maintain the current in 1 ampere (A). It is the energy that will stand out in 1 second when a current is passed through the conductor a current of 1 ampere (A) at a voltage of 1 volt (V).

In the International system of units the Joule introduced by the decision of the XI General conference on weights and measures in 1960, simultaneously with the adoption of the SI as a whole. In accordance with the rules SI, and relating the derived units are named for scientists, the name of the unit Joule is written with a lowercase letter and its name – with a capital (j). Such writing of the designation is stored in the symbols of other derived units formed using Joule.

### Application:

In joules measure work, energy and quantity of heat.

### Representation of the Joule to other units – of the formula:

Using fundamental SI units, the Joule is expressed as follows:

J = N · m

J = kg · m2 / S2

J = W / s

J = A2 · Ω · s

J = B2 · C / Om

J = KL · In

where A is amperes, V – bolt, j – Joule, KL – pendant, m – metre N – Newton s – second W – watt, kg – kilo, of om – Om.

### Transfer to other units:

1 j ≈ 6,24151 ⋅ 1018 eV

1 MJ = 0,277(7) kWh

1 kWh = 3,6 MJ

1 j ≈ 0,238846 calories

1 calorie (international) = 4,1868 J.

1 kilogram-force meter (kgf·m) = 9,80665 j

1 j ≈ 0,101972 kgf·m

### Multiples and sub-multiples of units:

Multiple and sub-multiple units are formed using standard prefixes of the SI.

 Multiple Dolny value name marking value name marking 101 j decagon DJ daJ 10-1 J. decidion wad dJ 102 J. hectorol GJ hJ 10-2 J. santigold CJ cJ 103 j kilojoule kJ kJ 10-3 J. millijoule MJ mJ 106 J. megajoule MJ MJ 10-6 j microjoule µj µJ 109 J. GJ GJ GJ 10-9 J. nanojoule ICD nJ 1012 J. Terajoule TJ TJ 10-12 j picojoule PJ pJ 1015 J. petajoule PJ PJ 10-15 j femtojoule FJ fJ 1018 J. exajoule Edge EJ 10-18 j attojoule AJ aJ 1021 J. zettajoule Zj ZJ 10-21 J. zeptojoule zj zJ 1024 J. jettagolf Ij YJ 10-24 J. octodiol ij yJ

### Interesting examples:

Muzzle energy of the bullet when fired from a Kalashnikov – 2030 joules.

The energy required to heat 1 liter of water from 20 to 100 °C, is 3.35⋅105 j.

The energy released in the explosion of 1 ton of trinitrotoluene (TNT equivalent), – to 4.184 x 109 joules.

Source: https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/Джоуль