# Kilogram/Related Articles

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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Kilogram.

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• Avogadro's number [r]: The number of atoms in 12 gram of carbon-12 atoms in their ground state at rest. [e]
• Comité International des Poids et Mesures [r]: An international committee set up to promote uniformity in units of measurement. [e]
• Dyne [r]: Force in cgs system; symbol: dyn; 1 dyn = 10−5 N. [e]
• Force [r]: Vector quantity that tends to produce an acceleration of a body in the direction of its application. [e]
• Gaussian units [r]: A centimeter-gram-second system of units often used in electrodynamics and special relativity. [e]
• Kilogram-force [r]: A unit of force which will accelerate 1 kilogram of mass to 9.80665 m/s2, the standard average acceleration due to gravity on Earth's surface (referred to as gn). [e]
• Mass [r]: The total amount of a substance, or alternatively, the total energy of a substance. [e]
• Metric units [r]: Obsolete term for a system of units in which the unit of length is the meter, the unit of mass the kilogram, and the unit of time the second. [e]
• Newton [r]: SI derived unit of force, named after Isaac Newton, equal to the amount of force required to accelerate a mass of one kilogram at a rate of one metre per second per second. [e]
• Pound (mass) [r]: A measurement unit of mass used in the United States customary, Imperial, and other systems of measurement. [e]
• Pound-force [r]: A measurement unit of force which will accelerate 1 pound of mass to 9.80665 m/s2 (≈ 32.17405 ft/s2), the standard average acceleration due to gravity on Earth's surface (referred to as gn). [e]
• Unified atomic mass unit [r]: A unit of atomic and molecular mass, the ratio of atomic mass to one twelfth of the mass of carbon 12C at rest in its nuclear and electronic ground state, approximately 1.660 538 921(73) × 10−27 kg . [e]