I thought of this while trying to mentally translate "How bad is the sauce?" but this applies to anything. Basically just trying to inquire about the extent of a quality.
I ordered the car green, but it came blue.
The weather is lovely.
How bad is the sauce?
How far did he run? (This was previously explained to me as À quelle distance... but that doesn't apply to the others and I just wanted to bring it up again. "À quelle distance est-ce qu'il a couru?" Is that right?