Stormy Weather 2011 - Special Report

Quiz: CNBC Quiz: What's Up With Weather?

Question 2 of 10

Many weather measurement units are named after scientists. Which of the following weather-related terms was not?

  1. Celsius
  2. Fahrenheit
  3. Richter Scale
  4. Seismic Scale

Seismic Scale. The word “seismic” comes from the Greek “seismos,” which means shock or earthquake.

Source: merriam-webster.com