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Have you got enough time to cover the distance? These quizzes are all about how we measure both of these topics.   

There are 27 quizzes and 290 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Calendars, Time and Distance 15 questions

This is a quiz about calendars, years, months, days and ends with 2 questions involving distance.
Very Difficult
YOMD39
5778 plays
2
When My Cup Runneth Over 10 questions

I have ten sets of cups, or other containers, filled with different things. Which will fit and which will run over?
Average
Lottie1001
Jul 04 17
147 plays
3
A Long History in Measuring Time 10 questions

This quiz is based on the Author Challenge from kyleisalive. Measuring time has evolved from an art to a science. Let us explore the different methods used over history in the measurement of something we all take for granted - time.
Average
LeoDaVinci
1863 plays
4
Too Close For Comfort 10 questions

Studying for my physics exams, I kept stumbling across the many different ways we perceive distance. Take a trip through time and space to discover just how far, and how to measure it!
Average
LeoDaVinci
3723 plays
5
Some Really, Really, Really Big Numbers 10 questions

Everyone knows those little numbers like pi and the square root of two. This quiz is to test your knowledge of numbers in math and science that are mind-bogglingly large!
Average
adams627
1791 plays
6
The Julian Period 10 questions

The second Julian Period will commence January 23 in the year 3268AD. What do you know about it and your calendars?
Tough
pollucci19
387 plays
7
The Fahrenheit Scale 10 questions

Have you ever wondered about the exact temperatures for various situations? Here's your opportunity to discoverer your talent as a human thermometer!
Average
thejazzkickazz
9354 plays
8
The Space Between 10 questions

How big is that linear space? Learn a little about the origins of some common and a few little more unusual linear sizes.
Average
VegemiteKid
726 plays
9
Down With the Metric System! 10 questions

Let's face it: the metric system is boring! This quiz is about other methods of measurement, those with a little uniqueness and personality.
Average
daver852
294 plays
10
Ten Thousand Nanomegaquestions 10 questions

You know kilo-, Mega-, Giga-, centi- and milli-, but do you have what it takes to prefix some very large or very small sizes? Let's take a look at the lesser used SI prefixes! (Numbers are in US system, thus one billion = 1000 million).
Tough
WesleyCrusher
522 plays
11
Metric and Imperial Measurements 20 questions

This is kind of a weird quiz topic but something everyone should know, especially those travellers who go between the two different (metric and imperial) systems.
Average
timence
4089 plays
12
British Measurements 10 questions

The UK has succumbed to the Système International d'Unités (a.k.a. the metric system), but old units are still remembered and sometimes used in some activities. How much do you know about these?
Average
TabbyTom
1917 plays
13
Uncommon Units of Time and Distance 10 questions

Let's see how much you know about uncommon and obsolete units of time and distance.
Difficult
Earthboy
273 plays
14
American Measurement System 10 questions

The United States in the only industrialized country that does not use the metric system. The American system of measurement is the same as the "English system", which the Brits have abandoned for metric. What do you know about this system?
Average
drbabe
675 plays
15
Drawn to Scale 15 questions

This quiz is about the different scales that are used (or rarely used) in science.
Tough
geniusonwheels
732 plays
16
Up To Scale 10 questions

I give you the scale and you match it to what it measures.
Average
nyirene330
Oct 29 16
348 plays
17
Measurement All Around You 10 questions

Measurement affects the lives of us all. In this quiz I will explore a few of the ways measurement appears around us.
Average
tamrof
747 plays
18
Which Way Is Up 10 questions

Here is a quiz on directions on the Earth and in the sky.
Average
almach
4053 plays
19
Scientific Scales 10 questions

Over the past 4 or 5 hundred years human beings have done a marvelous job of discovering ways to measure natural phenomena. Let's take a look at some of the scales that have been developed to measure everything from the weather to earthquakes!
Very Difficult
thejazzkickazz
1437 plays
20
Eras and Periods 10 questions

This is a short quiz on the eras and periods scientists use to describe the past history of the earth.
Tough
GeniusBoy
1065 plays
21
Scientific Measurement Units 10 questions

Okay, all you science students--let's see how well you listened in your high school science classes!! I will tell you the unit of measurement and you choose the correct quantity that it would be used to measure. Ready, set, THINK!
Average
lsvitko
3726 plays
22
SI Units 10 questions

An oldy but a goldy. I'll give you the standard SI unit of measurement, you tell me what it measures!
Average
DesertFox
4749 plays
23
A Timely Quiz 10 questions

Time for a fun quiz! This quiz is about time- the history of time and its measurements.
Very Difficult
bullymom
1977 plays
24
Measuring Instruments 10 questions

A quiz about measuring instruments and implements.
Average
Tristan.
4737 plays
25
Weights and Measures 10 questions

A quiz about some lesser known measurement units and connections between very well known ones.
Tough
mc98025
1332 plays
26
Units, Units, Units! 10 questions

What do you need while describing a physical quantity? Not only the magnitude of the quantity, but also the units! Get the units wrong and lose marks, or even get a rocket destroyed! Test yourself with this quiz, dedicated to those units.
Tough
kireeti
435 plays
27
Cookin' Up Measurements 10 questions

Each question gives a story that must be answered with a measurement.
Average
pennie1478
510 plays
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