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 It's about one-thirtieth the number of Blue Whales in the World. In other words, the count of Blue Whales in the World is 29 times 300. (Balaenoptera musculus) (2002 estimates) It's about one-thirtieth the number of Written Characters in the Chinese Language. In other words, 300 is 0.03208 times the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language, and the count of Written Characters in the Chinese Language is 31.170 times that amount. (zhōngwén, 中文) (Hànzì, 汉字/漢字; Shuowen Jiezi count; distinct characters) According to the Han Dynasty dictionary, Shuowen Jiezi (說文解字), there are 9,353 distinct Han characters used to depict the Chinese language. Fluency in written Chinese requires mastery of 4,000 - 5,000 of these characters. It's about thirty times the number of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven. In other words, 300 is 33.33333333330 times the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven, and the count of Symphonies Composed by Beethoven is 0.03 times that amount. (a.k.a. Ludwig van Beethoven) It's about one-thirty-fifth the number of Benches in Central Park. In other words, the count of Benches in Central Park is 30 times 300. (Manhattan, New York City, New York) It's about 60 times the number of Living U.S. Presidents. In other words, the count of Living U.S. Presidents is 0.02 times 300. (a.k.a. Presidents of the United States; a.k.a. Presidents of the United States of America; a.k.a. POTUS), (2016 figures) (including current) It's about one-one-hundredth the number of McDonald's Locations in the World. In other words, 300 is 0.0083 times the count of McDonald's Locations in the World, and the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 120 times that amount. (2015 figures) (approximate) It's about one-one-hundredth the number of Seats in Fenway Park. In other words, 300 is 0.0080926 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 123.570 times that amount. (2013 figures; daytime capacity) (a.k.a. The Cathedral of Boston) (Boston, Massachusetts) Fenway Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox baseball team, can accommodate 37,071 spectators when configured for daytime seating. Fenway Park holds the record for most consecutive sellout games, with a streak of 794 sellouts that ended in 2013. This figure is a dramatic turnaround from the attendance in 1965, which was at times as low as just 500 people.