Time since first Model T Ford launched

Time since first Model T Ford launched (113 y)

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If Time since first Model T Ford launched (113 y) was a standard unit ...

  • Time since the earliest farming (11,500 y)...more would be 100 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since building of the Great Pyramid of Giza / Cheops / Khufu (4,580 y)...more would be 40 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of Archimedes (2,300 y)...more would be 20 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of Eratosthenes (2,296 y)...more would be 20 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since start of building of the Great Pyramid of Cholula (2,250 y)...more would be 20 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of Leonardo da Vinci (569 y)...more would be 5 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of Shakespeare (457 y)...more would be 4 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of Galileo (457 y)...more would be 4 x Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of computer scientist Grace Hopper (115 y)...more would be about as big as Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since the birth of chemist Dorothy Hodgkin (111 y)...more would be about as big as Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Time since Concorde Supersonic Airliner entered service (45 y)...more would be 2/5 of Time since first Model T Ford launched
  • Period of Ceres's orbit (4.6 y)...more would be 1/25 of Time since first Model T Ford launched

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