Mindblowing Figures – Messyduniya

Mindblowing Figures

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Numbers are complicated and infinite. Have you ever thought about how huge in number the tiniest of things can be? I know the answer is no. That’s why we’re bringing this list to your notice. The lesser-known figures, some of which we see in the daily life as well.
1. People have about 100,000 hairs growing on their heads.
2. One acre of land may have from 50,000 to 1,000,000 worms underground.
3. There are more than 800,000 species of insects in the world.
4. There are about 5X10^4 earthquakes a year. (50,000)
5. 8% of people have an extra rib.
6. The longest street in the world is Yonge street in Toronto Canada measuring 1,896 km (1,178 miles).
7. A giraffe can clean its ears with its 21 inch tongue.
8. The Grand Canyon can hold around 900 trillion footballs.
9. Lightning strikes the Earth 6,000 times every minute.
9. Lightning strikes the Earth 6,000 times every minute.
10. Cats have over 100 vocal chords.
11. On your birthday you share it with 9 million others.
11. On your birthday you share it with 9 million others.
12. Googol is the number 1 followed by 100 zeros.
 
13. On an average, a person will spend 25 years asleep.
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14. There are only 4 words in the English language which end in ‘dous’ (they are: hazardous, horrendous, stupendous and tremendous)
 
15. The average golf ball has 336 dimples.
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