It's about ten times the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
It's about one-tenth the number of McDonald's Locations in the World.
In other words, the count of McDonald's Locations in the World is 10 times 3,500.(2015 figures) (approximate)
It's about one-tenth the number of Seats in Fenway Park.
In other words, 3,500 is 0.094413 times the count of Seats in Fenway Park, and the count of Seats in Fenway Park is 10.5920 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.
It's about eleven times the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 3,500 is 11.20 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.0893 times that amount.(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about eleven-and-a-half times the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, the count of Beatles Songs is 0.0885 times 3,500.(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 post-breakup Anthology albums after 1970). Of their catalog, a total of thirteen songs were number-one chart hits in both the US and the UK.
It's about twelve-and-a-half times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.0787 times 3,500.(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about thirteen times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 3,500 is 12.90 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.0775 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.