In my textbook, under the subtopic 1st law of of Thermodynamics, an equation is given as foll :(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

W=JQ

where W=work done ;Q=heat supplied

but they have not mentioned what is J.

plz could someone tell me what exactly 'J' stands for in this equation

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# Meaning of symbols in given equation

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