Length of a standard playing card

Length of a standard playing card (88.9 mm)

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If Length of a standard playing card (88.9 mm) was a standard unit ...

  • Height of an All-Terrain Armored Transport (AT-AT) in Star Wars movies (22.5 m)...more would be 250 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Men's Olympic Triple Jump record (18.09 m)...more would be 200 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Length of a London Underground carriage (18 m)...more would be 200 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Height of the US Presidents' heads carved into Mount Rushmore (18 m)...more would be 200 x Length of a standard playing card
  • World Long Jump Record (1991) (8.95 m)...more would be 100 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Men's Olympic Long Jump record (8.9 m)...more would be 100 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Length overall of a `Finn` racing dinghy (4.5 m)...more would be 50 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Length of a Jaguar E-type coupe (4.43 m)...more would be 50 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Length of a standard full size snooker table (3.57 m)...more would be 40 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Height of Chewbacca in the Star Wars movies (2.21 m)...more would be 25 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Width of a ice-hockey goal (1.8 m)...more would be 20 x Length of a standard playing card
  • Length of a standard DL business envelope (220 mm)...more would be 2.5 x Length of a standard playing card

Is That A Big Number? - The Book

Yes, there's now a book based on these numbers. Oxford University Press: July 2018.

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