By Herb Reich
- Age of George Washington on the time of his loss of life, on December 14, 1799.
- Atomic variety of the chemical aspect holmium, image Ho.
- variety of counties in all the states of Alabama, Florida, and Pennsylvania.
- such a lot doubles hit in a season in significant League Baseball heritage (Earl Webb, Boston purple Sox, 1931).
- quantity worn through companions Jane Fonda and Michael Sarrazin within the dance marathon scene within the 1969 movie They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?
- Estimate variety of miles, in hundreds of thousands, from Venus to the solar
In Numberpedia, writer Herb Reich examines all the random, doubtless unrelated trivialities regarding numbers 1 to a hundred in painstaking element, revealing lore, myths, and each extraordinary factoid you’d ever need to know approximately these numbers—except, in fact, these referring to math.
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