Number of members of US House of Representatives

Number of members of US House of Representatives (434 )

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Number of members of US House of Representatives (434 )

  • is 1/500 of Number of grains of sugar in a cup (220,000 )...more
  • is 1/250 of Estimated world population of Bush Dog (110,000 individuals)...more
  • is 1/250 of Pop. of Kiribati (109,400)...more
  • is 1/250 of Number of seats in the Michigan Stadium (American football stadium) (107,600 )...more
  • is 1/250 of Pop. of Virgin Islands (107,000)...more
  • is 1/250 of Pop. of Tonga (106,400)...more
  • is 1/200 of Pop. of Andorra (85,700)...more
  • is 1/100 of Number of Estimated civilian deaths in the Blitz bombing of British cities World War II (43,000 )...more
  • is 1/50 of Pop. of Palau (21,520)...more
  • is 1/40 of Number of seats in the Hollywood Bowl auditorium (17,500 )...more
  • is 1/40 of Pop. of Anguilla (17,420)...more
  • is 1/5 of Pop. of Christmas Island (2,205)...more
  • is 1/4 of Pop. of Norfolk Island (2016) (1,748)...more
  • is 2/5 of Number of patents held by Thomas Edison (1,093 )...more
  • is 1/2 of Number of passengers on an Airbus A380-800 airliner (certified capacity) (853 )...more
  • is about as big as Number of nuclear power plants in the world (2015) (438 )...more
  • is 4 x Number of Deaths of British soldiers in the Charge of the Light Brigade in 1854 (110 )...more
  • is 5 x Number of keys on a piano (88 )...more

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