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How long is 7 years?

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It's about one-and-one-tenth times as long as The Construction of the Chunnel.
In other words, 7 years is 1.096 times the length of The Construction of the Chunnel, and the length of The Construction of the Chunnel is 0.9124 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Channel Tunnel, a.k.a. Le tunnel sous la Manche) (1987 thru 1994) (Folkstone, Kent, UK to Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais, France)
It's about one-and-one-fifth times as long as World War II.
In other words, 7 years is 1.166 times the length of World War II, and the length of World War II is 0.8576 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Second World War, a.k.a. WWII, a.k.a. WW2) (1939 - 1945)
It's about four-fifths as long as The Revolutionary War (American).
In other words, 7 years is 0.8355 times the length of The Revolutionary War (American), and the length of The Revolutionary War (American) is 1.197 times that amount.
(a.k.a. American War of Independence) (1775-83)
It's about seven-tenths as long as King Tut's reign.
In other words, the length of King Tut's reign is 1 times 7 years.
(a.k.a. Tutankhamun, a.k.a. Tutankhaten, a.k.a. tVwa:t-ʕa:nəx-ʔaˡma:n) (1333 BCE - 1324 BCE)
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as long as World War I.
In other words, the length of World War I is 0.625 times 7 years.
(a.k.a. First World War, a.k.a. Great War, a.k.a. World War, a.k.a. War to End All Wars, a.k.a. WWI, a.k.a. WW1) (1914 - 1918)
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as long as The First walk around the world.
In other words, 7 years is 1.63 times the length of The First walk around the world, and the length of The First walk around the world is 0.6135 times that amount.
(1970 - 1974) (Dave, John, and Peter Kunst) (including time in recovery)
On June 20th, 1970, Dave Kunst set out from Waseca, Minnesota with $1,000 and a mule. Kunst completed his walk around the world (with a 0.3331 years pause following an assault he suffered during the journey) on October 5th, 1974 — 4.293 years.
It's about three-fifths as long as FDR's Presidential Term.
In other words, 7 years is 0.5781 times the length of FDR's Presidential Term, and the length of FDR's Presidential Term is 1.73 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Franklin Roosevelt, a.k.a. Franklin Delano Roosevelt) (1933-45)