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It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun.
In other words, the count of Sesame Seeds on a Big Mac bun is 0.430 times 790.
(McDonald's sandwich; approximate figures)
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Manned Flights to Space.
In other words, 790 is 2.530 times the count of a Manned Flights to Space, and the count of a Manned Flights to Space is 0.3950 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (flights with at least 80km altitude; US, Russia, the Soviet Union, and China)
Since the flight of the Vostok 1 in April, 1961, there have been a total of 312 manned spaceflights under the American, Russian, Soviet, and Chinese space programs. Furthermore, the space programs of the US, Russia, the Soviet Union, France, Argentina, and Iran have launched a total 32 monkeys (specifically rhesus, cynomolgus, and squirrel monkeys, macaques, chimpanzees) into space.
It's about two-and-a-half times the number of Beatles Songs.
In other words, 790 is 2.560 times the count of Beatles Songs, and the count of Beatles Songs is 0.3910 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 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 two-fifths the number of Steps in the Sears Tower.
In other words, 790 is 0.37460 times the count of Steps in the Sears Tower, and the count of Steps in the Sears Tower is 2.670 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Willis Tower) (Chicago, Illinois) (steps per stairwell)
It's about two-fifths the number of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide.
In other words, 790 is 0.37420 times the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide, and the count of Daily Newspapers in Circulation Worldwide is 2.6720 times that amount.
(2013 figures) (regional and local, plus national figures; paid only)
It's about three times the number of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States.
In other words, 790 is 2.860 times the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States, and the count of Professional Baseball Teams in the United States is 0.350 times that amount.
(2016 figures) (includes Major, Minor, and Independent Leagues)
Nicknamed "America's pastime," there are 276 professional baseball teams in the United States (across all levels of play). Major League Baseball — the league with the highest level of professional play — drew more than 74 million spectators at gmes in 2013.
It's about three times the number of Words in the Gettysburg Address.
In other words, 790 is 2.90 times the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address, and the count of Words in the Gettysburg Address is 0.3450 times that amount.
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