It's about the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body
It's about the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun
In other words, 340 is 0.97 times the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun, and the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 1 times that amount.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)Each McDonald's Big Mac crown bun contains about 350 sesame seeds. McDonald's serves about 1.57 million Big Macs to its customers each day.
It's about one-and-one-tenth times the number of Manned Flights to Space
It's about one-and-one-tenth times the number of
Beatles Songs
It's about one-and-one-fourth times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States
It's about one-and-one-fourth times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address
It's about seven-tenths the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union
In other words, 340 is 0.719 times the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union, and the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 1.39 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, a.k.a. USSR, a.k.a. Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, a.k.a. CCCP) (a.k.a. Olympic Games, a.k.a. Jeux olympiques) (Summer and Winter Games grand totals; excluding Russian Federation Medals) (1952 thru 1988 figures)During its 19 appearances in the Summer and Winter Olympic Games, the Soviet Union was awarded 473 gold medals. The Union holds the as-yet-unbroken record for gold medals in gymnastics, with 72. |