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Technically, a kilogram is a unit of mass, not weight. Several items that have a mass of approximately 1 kilogram include a liter of water and a large dictionary. More »

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There are approximately 2.205 pounds in a kilogram, so the conversion calculation to get the number of pounds is the amount of kilograms multiplied by 2.205. When expressed in pounds and ounces, 1 kilogram is equal to 2 ... More »

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Conversions are very simple once you know the proper equation. In the case of converting pounds to kilograms, the equation you need to know is the weight in pounds divided by 2.2046 equals the weight in kilograms. More »

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A kilogram (kg) is a metric unit of mass, and a pound (lb) is an English or imperial unit for force. However, both are frequently used to describe weight, and it is important to know how to convert one to the other. Conv... More »

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A gram, a commonly used unit of mass in the metric system, is one-thousandth of a kilogram. The abbreviation for gram is "g," and "kg" represents a kilogram. More »

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A kilogram is a unit of mass and a liter is a unit of volume, so there is no direct rate of conversion. If you know the density of a substance, you can make the conversion from kilograms to liters for that substance. More »

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Density is mass per unit volume, and the SI (or Systeme International) unit is kilogram per cubic meter, abbreviated as kg/m^3. This means that finding the density of a particular object requires dividing its mass by its... More »

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