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# What is the abbreviation for kilograms?

Updated: 9/14/2023

Wiki User

12y ago

Kilo is (k)

and

Gram is (g)

So the abbreviation from Kilogram is (kg)

often mistaken, for all prefixes of multiplyer of 1000 and below, the character is written small. Above that it is written in capitals.

f=femto= x10^-16,

p=pico= x10^-12,

n=nano= x10^-9,

Âµ=micro= x10^-6,

m=mili= x10^-3,

d=deca= x10^1,

h=hecto= x10^2,

k=kilo= x10^3,

M=Mega= x10^6,

G=Giga= x10^9,

T=Tera= x10^12,

P=Penta= x10^16
Kilograms is abbreviated as 'kg'

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The abbreviation for kilogram is kg.

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