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Erg

(CGS unit of energy)

The Erg is a CGS unit of energy equivalent to the work done by the force of a Dyne (a unit of force) pushing over a centimeter distance, i.e., one gram centimeter-squared per second-squared (g·cm²/s²). 107 ergs make a Joule.


(physics,unit,energy,CGS)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Erg

Referenced by:
Boltzmann Constant (k)
Foe
Joule
Kepler Telescope
Stellar Flare

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