What is the correct term for.'a kilometer is equal to how many meters?

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I know from school that there a kilometer is equal to 1,000 meters. The prefix 'kilo' means 1,000. Therefore, 'kilometer' literally means 'a thousand meters'.
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One thousand meters equals one kilometer. kilo = thousand. Therefore, 1 kilometer = 1,000 meters.
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There are 0.001 kilometers in a meter, but there are 1000 meters in a kilometer.
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kilo is latin for 1000. Thus, a kilometer is 1000 meters. Hectometer = 100 meters. Decameter = 10 meters. Decimeter is 1/10th of a meter. Millimeter is 1/1000 of a meter. Centimeter
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A Normal Cubic Meter of a gas (Nm3) is the unit used to measure the volume of argon.
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