On Jan 20, 7:13 am, Zerkon <Zer...@Z.Zorg> wrote: > On Fri, 18 Jan 2013 13:54:00 -0800, Kevin wrote: > > Why is Quantum Important? > > Scrabble points? > > I. for one, am a sucker for any word beginning with 'Qu' then ending in > 'um'. It's sounds so... I don't know .. Latin even Greek[!] and so/ergo > brainy which is very important.
Quantum is Latin It comes out of quantity. In simple terms it is Latin for "how much" Planck knew that and gave us quantum measurements. QM is man's best theory TreBert