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1 Calendars, Time and Distance
This is a quiz about calendars, years, months, days and ends with 2 questions involving distance.
Very Difficult
15 Q
YOMD39
Jul 08 00
5502 plays
2 The Space Between
How big is that linear space? Learn a little about the origins of some common and a few little more unusual linear sizes.
Not Rated
10 Q
VegemiteKid
Today!
0 plays
3 A Long History in Measuring Time
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
10 Q
LeoDaVinci
Jul 21 09
1197 plays
4 Some Really, Really, Really Big Numbers
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
10 Q
adams627
Dec 16 08
1626 plays
5 Too Close For Comfort
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
10 Q
LeoDaVinci
Jun 03 06
3381 plays
6 The Fahrenheit Scale
Have you ever wondered about the exact temperatures for various situations? Here's your opportunity to discoverer your talent as a human thermometer!
Average
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Feb 19 00
8988 plays
7 The Julian Period
The second Julian Period will commence January 23 in the year 3268AD. What do you know about it and your calendars?
Difficult
10 Q
pollucci19
Feb 09 08
348 plays
8 Metric and Imperial Measurements
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
20 Q
timence
Jan 11 02
3816 plays
9 British Measurements
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
10 Q
TabbyTom
May 22 03
1539 plays
10 Ten Thousand Nanomegaquestions
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
10 Q
WesleyCrusher
Mar 01 12
279 plays
11 American Measurement System
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
10 Q
drbabe
Jan 12 11
552 plays
12 Drawn to Scale
This quiz is about the different scales that are used (or rarely used) in science.
Difficult
15 Q
geniusonwheels
Apr 22 08
675 plays
13 Which Way Is Up
Here is a quiz on directions on the Earth and in the sky.
Average
10 Q
almach
Aug 18 01
3810 plays
14 Measurement All Around You
Measurement affects the lives of us all. In this quiz I will explore a few of the ways measurement appears around us.
Average
10 Q
tamrof
Oct 14 11
612 plays
15 Scientific Scales
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
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jul 28 02
1401 plays
16 Scientific Measurement Units
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
10 Q
lsvitko
Apr 27 00
3474 plays
17 SI Units
An oldy but a goldy. I'll give you the standard SI unit of measurement, you tell me what it measures!
Average
10 Q
DesertFox
Apr 30 00
4629 plays
18 Eras and Periods
This is a short quiz on the eras and periods scientists use to describe the past history of the earth.
Tough
10 Q
GeniusBoy
Jul 28 01
1014 plays
19 Measuring Instruments
A quiz about measuring instruments and implements.
Average
10 Q
Tristan.
Aug 18 00
4296 plays
20 Weights and Measures
A quiz about not-so-known measurement units and connections between very-well-known ones.
Tough
10 Q
mc98025
Nov 07 03
1266 plays
21 A Timely Quiz
Time for a fun quiz! This quiz is about time- the history of time and its measurements.
Very Difficult
10 Q
bullymom
Oct 18 02
1938 plays
22 Cookin' Up Measurements
Each question gives a story that must be answered with a measurement.
Average
10 Q
pennie1478
Nov 04 11
390 plays
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Last Updated Mar 03 14 9:19 AM

Some sample questions from this category:

* At what temperature does water boil, at sea level?
* What was the coldest temperature ever recorded on Earth (at Vostok, Antarctica)?
* Most people die if their fever reaches this temperature...
* Pure water freezes at what temperature?
* What was the lowest internal body temperature ever recorded in a human being who went on to survive?


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