Math Glossary Letter K
kelvin
A unit of temperature
kilobyte
A multiple of the unit byte for information
kilogram
A weight measurement multiple of the gram
kilohertz
A sound measurement multiple of hertz
Kilometers
A distance measurement multiple of meter
kilosecond
A time measurement multiple of second
kinematic equations
Physics Equations to predict unknown values in motion
kinetic energy
energy of an object from motion
kite
A quadrilateral with two pairs of two equal sides
kurtosis
statistical measure describing the distribution, or skewness, of observed data around the mean. Also referred to as the volatility of volatility