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Clue Unit % Correct
A unit of length, equal to 12 inches.foot
91.4%
A unit of time, equal to 2 weeks.fortnight
86.3%
A unit of temperature.Fahrenheit
84.2%
A unit of length, equal to 660 feet or 1/8 of a mile; often used in horse racing.furlong
70.5%
A unit of length, used today almost exclusively at sea to measure water depth etc.fathom
63.3%
The SI unit of electrical capacitance.farad
59.7%
The unit of work or energy in the CGS system, equivalent to the work done by a force of one dyne acting through a distance of one centimeter.erg
46.8%
An old unit of length, defined as the length of the middle finger, from the tip to the joint where the finger is attached to the hand.finger
46.8%
A unit of energy or mass in particle physics, defined as the work required to move an electron through a potential difference of one volt.electronvolt
46%
Clue Unit % Correct
A measure of the 'speed' of a camera lens; more accurately a measure of the light-gathering power of a lens.f ratio
38.1%
A unit of liquid volume, equal to 1/16 of a pint (US), or 1/20 of a pint (UK).fluid ounce
33.8%
A measure of computing power, equal to one floating point operation per second.flops
29.5%
An alternative name for the femtometre (10-15m), used in atomic physicsfermi
27.3%
A typographical unit, equal to the currently specified point size e.g. for a 16-point typeface, one of this unit is 16 points.em
26.4%
An old unit of length used primarily for the measure of cloth, equal to 45 inches.ell
25.2%
A unit of volume equal to 1/4 of a barrel.firkin
21.6%
A unit of time used in astronomy, whereby times are expressed as years and fractions of years.epoch
16.5%
A traditional unit of volume generally equal to the US gallon, or 3.785 litres.flagon
15.8%

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Created Jan 8, 2016
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