random factses

June 2, 2007

Czar Nicholas ll considered the construction of and electric fence around Russia’s borders.

Chief Blackbird of the Omaha was buried sitting on his favorite horse.

Honey is used in the center of golf balls and in many antifreeze mixtures

there are 318,979,564,000 ways to play the first four moves on both sides in a game of chess.

If you took 15 quarters and numbered them 1-15, and lined them up every possible way, making one change a minute, it would take you 2,487,996 years to do it.

You can arrange a deck of fifty-two cards 80,660,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,
000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 different ways.

The number 2520 can be divided by 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10, without having a fractional leftover.

123456787654321 is 11,111,111 times itself.

The number of possible bridge hands is approximately 54 octillion: 54,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000.

some of these facts may be out of date, but they’re still interesting. i got them from “isaac asimov’s book of facts”. 

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2 Responses to “random factses”

  1. ancient bearded one Says:

    If you took 15 quarters and numbered them 1-15, and lined them up every possible way, making one change a minute, it would take you 2,487,996 years to do it.

    If a person were very poor and only had 15 dimes or even 15 pennies, would this still work?

  2. Aunt tonya Says:

    Your all crazy!! Did i show you my clock math thing? its wierd, remind me and ill show you.


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