Do You Know Working With Units?

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Do You Know Working With Units?

Do you know working with units? A unit of measurement is a definite magnitude of a quantity, defined and adopted by convention or by law, that is used as a standard for measurement of the same kind of quantity.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The earliest known uniform systems of measurement seem to have all been created sometime in the ....
    • A. 

      2nd and 1st millennia BC

    • B. 

      3rd and 2nd millennia BC

    • C. 

      4th and 3rd millennia BC

    • D. 

      5th and 4th millennia BC

  • 2. 
     The .... is a unit of length that represents a definite predetermined length.
    • A. 

      Metre

    • B. 

      Weight

    • C. 

      Mass

    • D. 

      Megaton

  • 3. 
    .... is the science of developing nationally and internationally accepted units of measurement.
    • A. 

      SI Units

    • B. 

      Metrology

    • C. 

      Weights

    • D. 

      Measure Acts

  • 4. 
    Weights and measures are mentioned in the ....
    • A. 

      The Quran

    • B. 

      The Bible

    • C. 

      The Hymn Book

    • D. 

      The Shakespeare

  • 5. 
    As of the ...., multiple unit systems are used all over the world such as the United States Customary System, the British Customary System, and the International System.
    • A. 

      21st century

    • B. 

      20th century

    • C. 

      14th century

    • D. 

      15th century

  • 6. 
    The systematic effort to develop a universally acceptable system of units dates back to ... when the French National Assembly charged the French Academy of Sciences to come up such a unit system.
    • A. 

      1997

    • B. 

      1819

    • C. 

      1556

    • D. 

      1790

  • 7. 
    This system was the precursor to the metric system which was quickly developed in France but did not take on universal acceptance until .... when The Metric Convention Treaty was signed by 17 nations
    • A. 

      2000

    • B. 

      1918

    • C. 

      1608

    • D. 

      1875

  • 8. 
    The CGPM produced the current SI system which was adopted in .... at the 10th conference of weights and measures. Currently, the United States is a dual-system society which uses both the SI system and the US Customary system.
    • A. 

      1954

    • B. 

      1999

    • C. 

      2017

    • D. 

      1918

  • 9. 
    Units is a topic under ....
    • A. 

      Music

    • B. 

      Maths

    • C. 

      Biology

    • D. 

      Sociology

  • 10. 
    Who is not a mathematician here?
    • A. 

      Will Smith

    • B. 

      Albert Einstein

    • C. 

      Isaac Newton

    • D. 

      Pythagoras

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