Actual Facts

Actual Facts

  1. The Pacific Ocean covers 68,634,000 square miles.
  2. The Atlantic Ocean covers 41,340,000 square miles.
  3. The Indian Ocean covers 29,321,000 square miles.
  4. The Lakes & Rivers cover 1,000,000 square miles.
  5. The Hills & Mountains cover 1,910,000 square miles.
  6. The Deserts cover 14,000,000 square miles.
  7. Mt. Everest is 29,141 feet high.
  8. Sound travels at the rate of 1,120 feet per second.
  9. Light travels at the speed of 186,000 miles per second.
  10. The Earth is 93,000,000 miles from the sun.
  11. 1,760 yards equals one mile & 5,280 feet equals one mile.
  12. The Arctic Ocean covers 390,000 square miles.
  13. There are 12 trillion, 478 billion, 118 million, 400 thousand inches on the planet Earth.
  14. The total area of land and water of the planet Earth is 196,940,000 SQ. miles.
  15. The circumference of the planet Earth is 24,896 miles.
  16. The diameter of the Earth is 7,926 miles.
  17. The area of the land is 57,255,000 SQ. miles.
  18. The area of the water is 139,685,000 SQ. miles.
  19. The islands are 1,910,000 SQ. miles.
  20. The producing land is 29,000,000 SQ. miles.
  21. The Earth weighs six sextillion tons (a unit followed by 21 ciphers).
  22. Lead will not reach the bottom of the ocean any nearer than how many yards? 4,500 yards.
  23. How long will America burn? 390 years.
  24. How long will it take to cool off? 610 years.
  25. Lightning cannot be heard over how many miles? 15 miles.
  26. How fast and how high do thundered clouds travel? From 1 to 3 1/4 miles high, never below 1 mile at a speed of 60 to 186 miles per hour.
  27. How far is the planet Pluto from the sun? 4,600,000,000 miles.
  28. What is the diameter of the planet Pluto? 67,000 miles.
  29. What is the diameter of sunlight? 76 quintillion miles.
  30. Where is the sun in the universe? Center of the solar system.
  31. What is the longest river on Earth? The Nile River.
  32. What is the square mileage of Germany? 55,000 SQ. miles.
  33. When was the Panama Canal completed and at what cost? 1914 at a cost of $375,000,000.
  34. How long, wide, and deep is the Panama Canal? 50 1/2 miles long, 300 feet wide, and 45 feet deep.
  35. How long, wide, and deep is the Suez Canal? 99 miles long, 122 feet wide, and 33 feet deep.
  36. How long ago was the Suez Canal completed and at what cost? Completed 64 years ago at the cost of $150,000,000.
  37. What was the reward for Jesus alive and dead? $1,500 alive and $2,500 dead.
  38. At the beginning of our history, how many originals were there on the planet? 5,000,000,000 originals.
  39. How long does it take sunlight to strike Earth? 8 minutes and 20 seconds.
  40. What is the weight of one original? 150 pound
    Quiz Time

    QUIZ

     

    • What is the total area of land and water of the planet Earth?
      • A) 196,940,000 SQ. miles
      • B) 186,940,000 SQ. miles
      • C) 206,940,000 SQ. miles
      • D) 176,940,000 SQ. miles
    • How many square miles does the Pacific Ocean cover?
      • A) 41,340,000
      • B) 29,321,000
      • C) 68,634,000
      • D) 39,140,000
    • The Atlantic Ocean covers how many square miles?
      • A) 41,340,000
      • B) 41,321,000
      • C) 29,430,000
      • D) 41,000,000
    • Which ocean covers 29,321,000 square miles?
      • A) Atlantic Ocean
      • B) Arctic Ocean
      • C) Pacific Ocean
      • D) Indian Ocean
    • The Lakes & Rivers cover how many square miles?
      • A) 2,000,000
      • B) 1,910,000
      • C) 1,000,000
      • D) 4,861,000
    • How many square miles do the Hills & Mountains cover?
      • A) 1,910,000
      • B) 14,000,000
      • C) 1,000,000
      • D) 390,000
    • The Deserts cover how many square miles?
      • A) 14,000,000
      • B) 4,861,000
      • C) 1,910,000
      • D) 29,000,000
    • How high is Mt. Everest?
      • A) 29,120 feet
      • B) 29,141 feet
      • C) 29,130 feet
      • D) 29,200 feet
    • At what rate does sound travel?
      • A) 1,220 feet per second
      • B) 1,100 feet per second
      • C) 1,120 feet per second
      • D) 1,140 feet per second
    • What is the speed of light?
      • A) 186,000 miles per hour
      • B) 186,000 miles per second
      • C) 186,000 feet per second
      • D) 186,000 feet per hour
    • How far is the Earth from the sun?
      • A) 93,000,000 miles
      • B) 83,000,000 miles
      • C) 103,000,000 miles
      • D) 113,000,000 miles
    • How many yards equal one mile?
      • A) 5,280
      • B) 1,760
      • C) 2,640
      • D) 1,320
    • What is the area of the Arctic Ocean?
      • A) 290,000 square miles
      • B) 390,000 square miles
      • C) 490,000 square miles
      • D) 590,000 square miles
    • How many inches are on the planet Earth?
      • A) 12 trillion, 478 billion, 118 million, 400 thousand
      • B) 13 trillion, 478 billion, 118 million, 400 thousand
      • C) 14 trillion, 478 billion, 118 million, 400 thousand
      • D) 15 trillion, 478 billion, 118 million, 400 thousand
    • What is the diameter of the Earth?
      • A) 6,926 miles
      • B) 7,926 miles
      • C) 8,926 miles
      • D) 9,926 miles
    • What is the producing land area?
      • A) 25,000,000 SQ. miles
      • B) 27,000,000 SQ. miles
      • C) 29,000,000 SQ. miles
      • D) 31,000,000 SQ. miles
    • How much does the Earth weigh?
      • A) Six sextillion tons
      • B) Seven sextillion tons
      • C) Eight sextillion tons
      • D) Nine sextillion tons
    • What is the longest river on Earth?
      • A) Amazon River
      • B) Mississippi River
      • C) Yangtze River
      • D) Nile River
    • How long does it take for sunlight to strike Earth?
      • A) 7 minutes and 20 seconds
      • B) 8 minutes and 20 seconds
      • C) 9 minutes and 20 seconds
      • D) 10 minutes and 20 seconds
    • What is the weight of one original?
      • A) 120 pounds
      • B) 130 pounds
      • C) 140 pounds
      • D) 150 pounds