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How much is 85?

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It's about the number of Keys on a Piano.
In other words, the count of Keys on a Piano is 1 times 85.
(Moden layout; A0 to C7)
Most modern keyboards have 88 keys, comprising seven octaves and an additional major third. A full-size, acoustic piano may have as many as 12,000 separate parts.
It's about one-and-one-fifth times the number of Submarines in the US Navy.
In other words, the count of Submarines in the US Navy is 0.83 times 85.
(a.k.a. Subs) (includes all types, all classes) (2015 figures)
It's about four-fifths the number of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park.
In other words, 85 is 0.817 times the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park, and the count of Wolves in Yellowstone National Park is 1.22 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Henihco'oo; a.k.a. Héetíhco'oo) (December 2014 figures; Wyoming Park area)
It's about seven-tenths the number of Elements on the Periodic Table.
In other words, 85 is 0.72 times the count of Elements on the Periodic Table, and the count of Elements on the Periodic Table is 1.39 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Periodic Table of the Elements, a.k.a chemical elements) (confirmed elements as of 2016)
It's about three-fifths the number of Union Stations in the United States.
In other words, 85 is 0.63 times the count of Union Stations in the United States, and the count of Union Stations in the United States is 1.59 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Union Terminal; a.k.a. Joint Station; a.k.a. Union Depot) (2016 figures)
It's about one-and-three-fifths times the number of Countries in Africa.
In other words, the count of Countries in Africa is 0.63 times 85.
(2016 figures) (sovereign states recognized by the UN only)
The continent of Africa includes 54 sovereign countries recognized by the United Nations as of 2016. It is the second-most populous continent in the world, with 1.1 billion inhabitants.
It's about three-fifths the number of Moons in our Solar System.
In other words, 85 is 0.582 times the count of Moons in our Solar System, and the count of Moons in our Solar System is 1.72 times that amount.
(2015 figures) (confirmed moons only; dwarf planet satellites not included)