
It's about the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
It's about the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 1.01 times 272.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about ninetenths the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
It's about ninetenths the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 272 is 0.88 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 1.14 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)On a total of 58 albums, the Beatles recorded 309 songs during their performing career (with three of the songs released only on postbreakup Anthology albums after 1970). Of their catalog, a total of thirteen songs were numberone chart hits in both the US and the UK.
It's about ninetenths the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 272 is 0.872 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 1.15 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about fourfifths the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, 272 is 0.78 times the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun, and the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 1.3 times that amount.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about oneandonethird times the number of Bones in the Human Body.

