Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon (4,000 )

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- Estimated world population of Impala (2 million individuals)...more would be 500 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Lesotho (1.969million)...more would be 500 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Siberian Roe Deer (1 million individuals)...more would be 250 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of US Military deaths in World War II (405,000 )...more would be 100 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Grey Seal (400,000 individuals)...more would be 100 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Mongolian Gazelle (400,000 individuals)...more would be 100 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Belize (400,000)...more would be 100 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Samoa (203,800)...more would be 50 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Brown Bear (200,000 individuals)...more would be 50 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Gelada (200,000 individuals)...more would be 50 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Waterbuck (200,000 individuals)...more would be 50 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (101,400)...more would be 25 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Jersey (101,100)...more would be 25 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of number of words in Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird (100,400 )...more would be 25 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of seats in Melbourne Cricket Ground (100,000 )...more would be 25 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Japanese Serow (100,000 individuals)...more would be 25 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Antigua and Barbuda (98,200)...more would be 25 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Giraffe (80,000 individuals)...more would be 20 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of seats in the Maracana Stadium (Rio Olympics) (78,800 )...more would be 20 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of seats in Madison Square Garden concert venue (NYC) (20,000 )...more would be 5 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- High estimate of world population of Lions (20,000 individuals)...more would be 5 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Wallis and Futuna (15,850)...more would be 4 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Red Panda (10,000 individuals)...more would be 2.5 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Nubian Ibex (10,000 individuals)...more would be 2.5 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- High estimate of world population of Cheetah (10,000 individuals)...more would be 2.5 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Brown Hyena (8,000 individuals)...more would be 2 x Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- High estimate of world population of Tigers (4,000 individuals)...more would be about as big as Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of seats in La Scala opera house, Milan (2,030 )...more would be 1/2 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Pop. of Niue (2019) (2,000)...more would be 1/2 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of Estimated British civilians killed in World War I (2,000 )...more would be 1/2 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated world population of Malayan Tapir (2,000 individuals)...more would be 1/2 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of Boeing 747's built (2022) (1,571 )...more would be 2/5 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated population of Marine Otter (South America) (1,000 individuals)...more would be 1/4 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of passengers on an Underground train on London's Northern Line (800 )...more would be 1/5 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of floors in the Burj Khalifa skyscraper (163 )...more would be 1/25 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of members of US Senate (100 )...more would be 1/40 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Estimated population of Sumatran Rhino (80 individuals)...more would be 1/50 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon
- Number of airports in Ireland (40 )...more would be 1/100 of Number of grains of sugar in a teaspoon

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