# Fractions? Can You Convert Them To Thousands Of An Inch?

6 Questions  I  By Johnbiggs
Most aircraft are manufactured using imperial measurements, so the younger generation require this knowledge when entering the world of Aviation. . . . . . . . . It is the aim of the quiz to kick start the mind ready for conversion and measurements. . . . . Cheers John

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 1 How many 'Thou' (Thousands) of an INCH are there in 1" (one Inch)  ?
 A. 100
 B. 10
 C. 1000
 D. 10000
 E. 1000000
 2 How many Thousands of an Inch will there be in 1/2" ?(John's Note - The use of   "     after the numeral is to indicate we are expressing the measurement in Inches - similar to how we use   mm  after a Number to illustrate millimeters........) - YES this Inch value is not an SI unit For further information see  http://www.chemie.fu-berlin.de/chemistry/general/si_en.html
 A. 125
 B. 750
 C. 144
 D. 500
 E. 5000
 3 How many Thousands of an Inch will there be in 1/8"  (one Eight of an Inch) ?
 A. 125
 B. 250
 C. 2500
 D. 88
 E. 72
 4 Just to test the knowledge a little further What do you think the Aviation answer to the following question will be?How many "Thou" make up a Sixteenth of an Inch - Then what do we call it when ordering up material such as Sheet Aluminium for Aircraft Skin when doing an Aircraft Structure repair or Fabrication?  (John Note - Lets think about clarity and removing the ambiguity)
 A. 62.5" (Called 62 Thou Thickness)
 B. 0.016" (Called 16 Thou Thickness)
 C. 62.5" (Called 62.5 Thou Thickness)
 D. 16" (Called 16 Thou Thickness)
 E. 0.0625" (Called 63 Thou thickness)
 5 Finally -------- How many Thousands of an Inch  are there in one Sixty Fourth  ( 1/64 " ) ?(John Note - Remember from the view of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering )
 A. 0.015" (Called 15 Thou Thickness)
 B. 62.5" (Called 16 Thou Thickness)
 C. 0.016" (Called 16 Thou Thickness)
 D. 15" (Called 15 Thou Thickness)
 E. 0.015625" (Called 16 Thou Thickness)
 6 To describe 1.125" in words it would be ?
 A. One Eigth
 B. One and One Sixty Fourth
 C. One and One Thirty Second
 D. One Thirty Second
 E. One and One Eigth
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