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How many calories does one pound of fat have?
Question Date: 2002-09-21
Answer 1:

A calorie is a measure of how much energy the nutrients protein, carbohydrate, and fat can supply your body. One gram of fat supplies 9 calories. So, in order to answer your question we first have to convert one pound into grams.

1 pound = 453.6 grams

This means that one pound has 453.6 x 9 = 4082.4 calories.

I hope this answers your question.

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