Mass of an alkaline D battery

Mass of an alkaline D battery (135 g)



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Mass of an alkaline D battery (135 g)

  • is 1/5000 of Mass of a mature Holstein cow (680 kg)...more
  • is 1/2000 of Mass of heaviest weights lifted in Olympic Weightlifting (Clean and Jerk) (274 kg)...more
  • is 1/400 of Mass of a Southern Cassowary (55 kg)...more
  • is 1/100 of Mass of a half-filled sandbag as used in flood control (13.6 kg)...more
  • is 1/10 of Mass of an average human brain (1.35 kg)...more

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