## Why K means 1000?

It actually references to an uncertain amount of time. Now, if this confusion was not enough, the French took the Greek word “Chilioi” and shortened it to “Kilo.” They then started the metric system and introduced kilo as 1000. Soon enough, new words like Kiloliter, Kilogram, Kilotonne, etc.

## What is the meaning of 30k salary?

When we write “30 K” for 30,000, we are not using Roman numerals but pseudo-metric, where K stands for “kilo-“. For the same reason, “30 M” means using M for “mega-” (or just “million”). It would be wrong to use Roman numerals this way; M here can’t stand for thousand. But I suspect it’s a common mistake.

## Is K bigger than M?

The unit symbol of Megabyte is MB. 1 KB (Kilobyte) is equal to 0.001 MB in decimal and 0.MB in binary. It also means that 1 megabyte is equal to 1000 kilobytes in decimal and 1024 kilobytes in binary. So as you can see, a Megabyte is one thousand times bigger than a Kilobyte.

## What does M stand for?

AcronymDefinitionMMonthlyM1000 (Roman numeral)MMonsieurMMeter (SI unit of length)86

## Which is larger MB or GB?

1 megabyte consists of one million bytes of information. 1 Gigabyte is considered to be equal to 1000 megabytes in decimal and 1024 megabytes in binary system. As you can see, 1 Gigabyte is 1000 times bigger than a Megabyte. So, a GB is bigger than a MB.

## What is bigger MB or GB or KB?

KB, MB, GB – A kilobyte (KB) is 1,024 bytes. A megabyte (MB) is 1,024 kilobytes. A gigabyte (GB) is 1,024 megabytes. A terabyte (TB) is 1,024 gigabytes.