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It's about two-fifths the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 120 is 0.385 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 2.6 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about one-third the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 2.9 times 120.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about one-fourth the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union.
In other words, 120 is 0.254 times the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union, and the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 3.94 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, a.k.a. USSR, a.k.a. Сою́з Сове́тских Социалисти́ческих Респу́блик, a.k.a. CCCP) (a.k.a. Olympic Games, a.k.a. Jeux olympiques) (Summer and Winter Games grand totals; excluding Russian Federation Medals) (1952 thru 1988 figures)
It's about four-and-a-half times the number of Countries in the European Union.
In other words, the count of Countries in the European Union is 0.23 times 120.
(a.k.a. EU) (2016 figures)
It's about one-fourth the number of Stores in the Mall of America.
In other words, 120 is 0.23 times the count of Stores in the Mall of America, and the count of Stores in the Mall of America is 4.3 times that amount.
(a.k.a. MOA, a.k.a. MoA, a.k.a. Megamall) (Bloomington, Minnesota) (2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about one-fifth the number of Kernels on an Ear of Corn.
In other words, the count of Kernels on an Ear of Corn is 5 times 120.
(Corn, a.k.a. Maize; Kernel a.k.a. Seed) (average) (for Dent Corn, a.k.a. field corn)
It's about one-fifth the number of Members of Parliament (The U.K.).
In other words, 120 is 0.18 times the count of Members of Parliament (The U.K.), and the count of Members of Parliament (The U.K.) is 5.6 times that amount.
(a.k.a. MPs) (2016 figures) (formally "Members of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland")
There are 650 Members of Parliament in the U.K. The Commons Chamber in the Palace of Westminster only has seating for 427 members, so those arriving late to House debates must stay standing.