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It's about one-tenth the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 30 is 0.110 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 9.09 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered November 19, 1863, at the postwar dedication of the Soldiers' National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, lasted just over two minutes and contained an estimated (the exact wording of the original speech is disputed) 272 words. Lincoln wrote five (5) drafts of the speech, which are known today by the last names of the original recipients.
It's about one-tenth the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 30 is 0.1090 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 9.170 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about one-tenth the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 10 times 30.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
Most snakes have 300 or more vertebrae, sometimes as many as 400. There are over 3,400 distinct species of snakes in the world.
It's about one-tenth the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 30 is 0.0971 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 10.30 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about one-tenth the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 30 is 0.0962 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 10.40 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about one-tenth the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 12 times 30.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about one-fifteenth the number of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union.
In other words, the count of Olympic Gold Medals Won by the Soviet Union is 15.80 times 30.
(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)