How many calories does it take to gain 1 pound?

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How many unused calories is what's important here. Remember that you're burning calories just sitting around- about 80 an hour or so. You burn at least 1000 calories in a day just breathing, thinking and so on.
A pound of fat contains roughly 4082 calories. So you'd have to consume 4082 calories beyond what you burn in a day to gain a pound of fat. Conversely, you'd need to burn 4082 calories more than you consume to lose a pound of fat. That may seem like a lot, but realize that an extra hundred calories a day, everyday, over the course of a lifetime can really add up, a pound a month, 12 pounds a year.

A pound is equivalant to 453.592 grams, and 1 gram of fat is equal to 9 calories. Therefore 453.592 grams per pound*9 calories per gram of fat= 4082.328 calories per pound. But in all reality all of those calories wouldn't be stored as fat. They could be stored as protein or carbohydrates, which both contain 4 calories per gram, so plug in four instead and you get 1814.368 calories per pound. So calories needed to gain a pound are 1814.368 to 4082.328 calories.
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How many Calories is 1 pound?

3500 calories in a pound

3500

3500 calories

How many calories are in 1 pound?

3500 -gospel of filth-

How many calories to gain a pound?

3,500 calories on average.

How many calories to gain one pound?

To gain 1 pound a week, 500 calories added to your usual day would do it.

How many calories make a person gain one pound?

3500 calories make one pound from yo girl sarah

How many calories does it take to gain five pounds?

To gain 5 pounds of fat, you must consume about 17,500 calories more than you burn.

How many calories to gain one pound a day?

3,500 extra calories (more than are burned off) to gain a solid pound.

7700 cals

How long does it take to gain 1 pound?

It really depends on if you have a high matabolism or a low matabolism./ . It also depends on how much you eat in a time limit.If you eat like 5 bags of Doritos you will gain

How many calories does it take to burn off 1 pound?

It takes 3,500 calories to lose 1 pound.

How many calories do have to eat in order to gain a pound a day?

Eating 3,500 more calories than you burn off naturally in a day is equal to one solid pound of body weight.

Calories will make you gain 1 pound daily?

1 pound of fat = 3500 calories

How many calories do you have to eat to gain in a pound?

You need to eat 3,500 calories OVER your normal caloric intake to gain one pound

How many calories do you have to consume to gain 1 pound per day?

A pound a day will take 3500 calories. So that's 3500 calories more you have to take in than you burn in a day.

How many calories should you eat to gain one pound?

3600 Calories = 1 pound.