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Okay, we should add “probably” to that…

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Nybble

Scoville

Googol

BB

Mickey

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For definitions use the DOOR.

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   In science we often have to count up or measure. It’s easy to get carried away, so we’ll come out of the lab for a breath of air.¹

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Nybble – half a byte (really).

Scoville – the heat of a (standard?) chili pepper.

Googol – a 1 followed by 0000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 or a hundred of them.

BB – an actual measurement (a BB pellet is 4.57 mm).

Mickey – Smallest detectable movement of a computer mouse; named after Mickey Mouse and equals about 0.1 mm.

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   ¹ From “Weights and Measures,” The world’s #1 Quick Reference Guide. See quickstudy.com.