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How much is 55?

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It's about one-fourth the number of Bones in the Human Body.
In other words, 55 is 0.2670 times the count of Bones in the Human Body, and the count of Bones in the Human Body is 3.750 times that amount.
(adult, excluding sesamoid bones and ossicles)
It's about one-fifth the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 55 is 0.2020 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 4.950 times that amount.
(Bliss text)
It's about one-fifth the number of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body.
In other words, the count of Vertebrae in a Snake's Body is 5 times 55.
(Serpentes) (Approximate)
It's about one-fifth the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 55 is 0.1990 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 5.03 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
It's about one-fifth the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 55 is 0.1780 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 5.620 times that amount.
(a.k.a. The Beatles) (1958 thru 1996)
It's about one-fifth the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 55 is 0.1760 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 5.680 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
It's about one-fifth the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, 55 is 0.160 times the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun, and the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 6.30 times that amount.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
Each McDonald's Big Mac crown bun contains about 350 sesame seeds. McDonald's serves about 1.57 million Big Macs to its customers each day.