A. 1 Joule

B. 1 erg

C. 1 Horse Power

D. 1 poise

### Check Answer

The correct answer is

**C) 1 Horse Power.**

One Horse Power is defined as the amount of power required to lift 550 pounds of weight by 1 foot in 1 second or the equivalent of 746 watts. Therefore, 746 watts are equivalent to 1 Horse Power.