Megacalories to Quads Conversion
Enter the energy in megacalories below to get the value converted to quads.
How to Convert Megacalories to Quads
To convert a megacalorie measurement to a quad measurement, multiply the energy by the conversion ratio. One megacalorie is equal to 3.9657E-12 quads, so use this simple formula to convert:
The energy in quads is equal to the megacalories multiplied by 3.9657E-12.
Megacalories and quads are both units used to measure energy. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.
One megacalorie is equal to 1,000,000 calories, which are the heat needed to raise the temperature of one gram of water from 14.5 to 15.5 degrees Celsius. One megacalorie is equal to 4.184 megajoules.
Megacalories can be abbreviated as Mcal; for example, 1 megacalorie can be written as 1 Mcal.
One therm is a measure of heat energy equal to one quadrillion (1,000,000,000,000,000) BTU, which are equal to the amount of heat energy required to increase the temperature of one pound of water one degree Fahrenheit. Quads are usually used when talking about energy resources and consumption on a national or international scale.
The quad is a US customary unit of energy.
Megacalorie to Quad Conversion Table