Time since first Model T Ford launched

Time since first Model T Ford launched (113 y)

/fact/time-since-first-model-t-ford-launched

Link

Neat Ratios ...

Time since first Model T Ford launched (113 y)

  • is 1/100 of Time since the earliest farming (11,500 y)...more
  • is 1/40 of Time since building of the Great Pyramid of Giza / Cheops / Khufu (4,580 y)...more
  • is 1/20 of Time since the birth of Archimedes (2,300 y)...more
  • is 1/20 of Time since the birth of Eratosthenes (2,296 y)...more
  • is 1/20 of Time since start of building of the Great Pyramid of Cholula (2,250 y)...more
  • is 1/5 of Time since the birth of Leonardo da Vinci (569 y)...more
  • is 1/4 of Time since the birth of Shakespeare (457 y)...more
  • is 1/4 of Time since the birth of Galileo (457 y)...more
  • is about as big as Time since the birth of computer scientist Grace Hopper (115 y)...more
  • is about as big as Time since the birth of chemist Dorothy Hodgkin (111 y)...more
  • is 2.5 x Time since Concorde Supersonic Airliner entered service (45 y)...more
  • is 25 x Period of Ceres's orbit (4.6 y)...more

If this was a standard unit ...

Read all about it!

Is That a Big Number? - the book - is now available from all good booksellers.

"This is a fun and riveting book. Written in an accessible and engaging way, it is unputdownable." Frost Magazine

Click here to learn more about it.

Click here for Podcast: Andrew Elliott interviewed for New Books Network.

http://itabn.tumblr.com/post/138631317782/this-website