Capital facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts

Capital can mean:

  • Capital (city) (also called capital city or political capital), a city or town that contains the government of a country, state, or other area
  • Capital (economics), how much real money a company or person has that they can use
  • Capital (architecture), the top part of a pillar or column
  • Capital letter, another word for "uppercase" or majuscule
  • Capital punishment, being put to death for doing a crime



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