Base Elements

Word Sums

Kilo-

A Perfect 10

What am I?

100

What is the base, and what's it mean?

cent, century, percent, centimeter

<cent>

100

100

percent

< per + **cent** >

100

What does the base <kilo-> mean?

1000

100

decade

10 years

100

I am + .

What am I?

add or addition

200

What is the base, and what's it mean?

millimeter, millipede, million

<mill(e)> or <milli>

'thousand'

200

fraction

< **fract** + ion >

200

What does a *kilogram* measure?

weight

200

decameter

10 meters

200

I am **x** or *** **or • .

What am I?

multiply or multiplication

300

What is the base, and what's it mean?

subtract, attract, tractor, contract

<tract>

'pull'

300

multiply

< **mult** + i + ply >

< **multi** + ply >

300

What does a kilometer measure?

distance

300

decagon

shape with 10 sides / angles

300

I am a "broken number" like 1/2 or 3/4.

What am I?

fraction

400

What is the base, and what's it mean?

multiply, multiple, multitude, multiplication

<mult>

'many'

400

subtraction

< sub + **tract** + ion >

400

What does a *kiloliter* measure?

liquid

400

decathlon

10 athletic events

400

I am represented by ÷ or / .

What am I?

division, divided by

500

What is the base, and what's it mean?

decade, decimal, December

<dec(e)>

'ten'

500

addition

ad + **d** + it + ion

500

What does a *kilowatt* measure?

Electricity.

500

decapod

10 feet / legs

500

I am the dot between numbers like 3.6 or $21.53.

What am I?

decimal point