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What is Being Measured?

Each of the following people gave their name to a scientific measurement. What is being measured, ie Anders Celsius would be Temperature. 10 Questions.

 
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What measurement is associated with "Andre Marie Ampere"?

  • Transconductance
  • Frequency
  • Elecrical Current
  • Spectral Density

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What measurement is associated with "Lord Kelvin"?

  • Energy
  • Temperature
  • Light
  • Mass

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What measurement is associated with "Michael Faraday"?

  • Magnetism
  • Volume
  • Electrical Resistance
  • Capacitance (unit- Farad)

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What measurement is associated with "James Prescott Joule"?

  • Energy (work or heat)
  • Horsepower
  • Gravity
  • Pressure

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What measurement is associated with "Isaac Newton"?

  • Light Year
  • Inertia
  • Force
  • Temperature

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What measurement is associated with "Wilbur Scoville"?

  • Sweetness of a Grape
  • Acidity of wine
  • Caffeine in Tea/Coffee
  • Hotness of Chilli-Peppers

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What measurement is associated with "Marie Curie"?

  • Water Pressure
  • Radioactivity
  • Calories
  • Ultra Violet Radiation

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What measurement is associated with "Anders Angstrom"?

  • Length (10 billionth of a metre)
  • Brightness
  • Acceleration
  • Decelleration

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What measurement is associated with "Ernst Mach"?

  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Solar Energy
  • Speed (compared to speed of sound)
  • Hardness (as of minerals)

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What measurement is associated with "Alexander Graham Bell"?

  • Vibration
  • Volume (the old "bel", now "decibel")
  • Electrical Force
  • Transference of Heat

 

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