Can't they measure in cubits?
What's a Cubit?
posted on 06/15/2006 9:15:51 AM PDT
(Florida Gators - 2006 NCAA Men's Basketball Champions)
A cubit is about 18 inches. Measure based on distance between the elbow and the halfway point between your thumb and next finger. Egyptian cubits may have been a little longer, say 20 inches.
posted on 06/15/2006 9:20:54 AM PDT
(Holland: a very tolerant country. Until someone shoots you on a public street in broad daylight...)
A Higher Power than a Squarebit.
posted on 06/15/2006 9:48:14 PM PDT
by Doctor Stochastic
(Vegetabilisch = chaotisch ist der Charakter der Modernen. - Friedrich Schlegel)
"What's a Cubit?"
wasn't that al old arcade game?
oh wait, that was Qbert.
posted on 06/15/2006 11:25:41 PM PDT
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