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How big is 560 drops?

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It's about one-and-two-fifths times as big as a Marshmallow.
In other words, the size of a Marshmallow is 0.71 times 560 drops.
It's about seven-tenths as big as a Golf Ball.
In other words, 560 drops is 0.68822495 times the size of a Golf Ball, and the size of a Golf Ball is 1.4530133 times that amount.
(per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
It's about two-fifths as big as a Golf Ball (packed).
In other words, 560 drops is 0.440463969 times the size of a Golf Ball (packed), and the size of a Golf Ball (packed) is 2.27033326 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
Dictated by the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), a golf ball must have a volume of at least 813.68 drops. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about two-fifths as big as an Egg (Chicken).
In other words, 560 drops is 0.41 times the size of an Egg (Chicken), and the size of an Egg (Chicken) is 2.4 times that amount.
(hen; USDA large size; uncooked)
It's about three times as big as a Gumball (packed).
In other words, 560 drops is 2.8 times the size of a Gumball (packed), and the size of a Gumball (packed) is 0.36 times that amount.
(64% packing density) (commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
It's about three times as big as a Gumball.
In other words, 560 drops is 3.1 times the size of a Gumball, and the size of a Gumball is 0.32 times that amount.
(commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
It's about one-fourth as big as a Puck (Hockey).
In other words, 560 drops is 0.2417266263 times the size of a Puck (Hockey), and the size of a Puck (Hockey) is 4.136904632 times that amount.
(Ice hockey)
standard ice hockey puck measures about 2,316.666594 drops. Hockey pucks can be shot or passed at speeds of up to 160 kph (99 mph) during games.