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Which of the following units are to measure energy or work?Multiple Choice: a.) J b)...

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jayjay00 | Student, Undergraduate | eNotes Newbie

Posted November 19, 2009 at 9:29 PM via web

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Which of the following units are to measure energy or work?

Multiple Choice:

a.) J

b) Nm

c) kgm/s^2

d) kW-hour

e) kgm^2/s^2

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lit24 | College Teacher | Valedictorian

Posted November 19, 2009 at 9:32 PM (Answer #1)

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a.  J (joule).

The SI Unit for Energy or Work is JOULE.

Energy is measured in terms of heat, which is measured in joules. The symbol is J.

It is named in honor of the English physicist James Prescott Joule.

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