A kilocalorie is the amount of energy needed to heat a liter of water 1 degree Celsius, while a calorie is the amount of energy needed to heat a milliliter of water the same amount. The dietary calorie, used to measure e... More »

www.reference.com Health Nutrition & Diets Calories in Food

As the "kilo" prefix indicates, one kilocalorie is equal to 1,000 calories. A calorie is a unit of energy, usually but not always associated with food, that is defined as the energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 l... More »

www.reference.com Health Nutrition & Diets Calories in Food

In its pure form, water is a colorless, odorless liquid that has a specific gravity, or density, of 1 gram per milliliter at 39.2 degrees Fahrenheit (4 degrees Celsius). If water is not pure, several of its properties ch... More »

Lysine, also known as 2,6-Diaminohexanoic acid, is an amino acid with the molecular formula C6H14N2O2 and the structural formula HO2CCH(NH2)(CH2)4NH2. Its molar mass is 146.19 grams per mole, and its solubility in water ... More »

www.reference.com Science Chemistry Atoms & Molecules

Butane is virtually insoluble in water and has a solubility of 61 milligrams per liter at 20 degrees Celsius. However, the solubility of butane in water can be considerably increased by decreasing the temperature of the ... More »

Carbon tetrachloride has very low solubility in water, with 1,160 milligrams soluble in 1 liter of water at 25 degrees Celsius. As temperature decreases, its solubility in water drops further, and 800 milligrams of carbo... More »

About 2 grams of salicylic acid is soluble in 1 liter of water at 20 degrees Celsius. This means that salicylic acid has low solubility in water. More »