Check out the Why the Power Of Engines Are Measured In “Horsepower”
We come across many physical quantities in our day-to-day life. Like we measure the distance in Metre, force in Newton, temperature in Celsius. Generally,
these units are named after the scientists who discovered them or who worked extensively in that particular field. But when it comes to Power, it is measured in “horsepower”. So have you ever wondered why horsepower is used as the measurement of Power?