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This is a quiz about units of measure and other numerical classifications of things.
#1 What does the ISBN identify?
#2 The Mohs scale measures?
Thickness of lumber
#3 Ordinary Time is ...
A season in the Catholic Church calendar
The amount of time it takes for light to travel from the Sun to the planet Mercury
12:00 midnight on the summer solstice
Time as we know it in our dimension
#4 What does the Drake's equation "guesstimate"?
Number of ships needed to defeat the Spanish Armada
Average wind velocity to produce 1 megawatt of electricity
Number of detectable extraterrestrial civilizations in our galaxy
Ship's velocity based on wind and current speed
#5 What does an imperial gill measure?
Thickness of a ship's main beam, where 1 imperial gill is 5.25 inches
Liquid, where 1 imperial gill is 5 imperial fluid ounces
Army size, where 1 imperial gill is 248 soldiers
Thread count in a yard of cloth, where 1 imperial gill is 125 threads
#6 A kilobyte, in common usage, is 1000 bytes.
#7 The K or Köchel number refers to a chronological catalog number of whose creative works?
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
#8 The BESR and the BBCOR are used to measure what piece of sporting equipment?
Composite baseball bats
#9 Standard and Poor 500 is an index measuring the performance of what?
NASCAR vehicle safety
#10 According to some manufacturers of measuring devices, how many smidgens are in a dash?
There ain't no such thing as a smidgen.
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