Basic math glossary-K

Basic math glossary-K define mathematical words beginning with the letter K

Kg: An abbreviation for kilogram.

Key: The part of a graph or map that explains the meaning of the symbols.

Kelvin scale: The Kelvin is a unit of measurement of temperature where 0 K is the lowest possible temperature and it is equal to -273,15 °C. 

Kilobyte: A kilobyte is a unit of measurement for data storage in computer that is equal to 1000 bytes.

Kilogram: The measure of mass in the metric system that is equal to 1000 grams or has a weight approximately equal to 1 liter of water or 4 rolls of quarters.

Kiloliter: The measure of capacity in the metric system that is equal to 1000 liters or approximately to a small wading pool.

Kilometer: A measure of distance in the metric system that is equal to 1000 meters,a little more than half a mile, or about five city blocks.

Kite: A kite is a quadrilateral with two pairs of adjacent sides congruent and no opposite sides congruent.

KL: An abbreviation for kiloliter.

Km: An abbreviation for kilometer.

Km2: An abbreviation for square kilometer. It is also equal to 1,000,000 square meter.

Knot: A knot is a unit of speed that is equal to 1 nautical mile per hour, 1.852 kilometer per hour, or 1.151 miles per hour.

Buy a comprehensive geometric formulas ebook. All geometric formulas are explained with well selected word problems so you can master geometry.

Geometry ebook

Tough algebra word problems

100 Tough Algebra Word Problems.

If you can solve these problems with no help, you must be a genius!

Math quizzes