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 It's about 1,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Paper Clip. In other words, 3,600,000,000 pounds is 1,200,000,000,000 times the weight of a Paper Clip, and the weight of a Paper Clip is 0.000000000000830 times that amount. (average)Notwithstanding the tremendous variation in sizes and materials, a typical paperclip weighs about 0.0031 pounds. The country of Norway has used the paper clip as something of a national symbol since the end of World War II based on the erroneous notion that the paperclip was invented by a Norwegian, Johan Vaaler. However, the paperclip had already been in existence for at least 30 years by the time of Vaaler patented his paperclip design. It's about 1,500,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Jelly Bean. In other words, the weight of a Jelly Bean is 0.000000000000670 times 3,600,000,000 pounds. (for Jelly Belly beans; approximate)Made of sugar, corn syrup, and pectin, a single jelly bean weighs about 0.0025 pounds. President Ronald Reagan cited jelly beans as his favorite candy and 7,000 lbs of the candies were served at his first inauguration in 1981. It's about 2,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Nail. In other words, 3,600,000,000 pounds is 2,100,000,000,000 times the weight of a Nail, and the weight of a Nail is 0.000000000000480 times that amount. (for 15-gauge, 2-inch, finishing nails) A two-inch finishing nail weighs 0.0017 pounds. Nails have been in use for more than 5,400 years and were ven used as a medium of exchange in ancient times. It's about 8,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Raindrop. In other words, the weight of a Raindrop is 0.0000000000001000 times 3,600,000,000 pounds. (a.k.a. drop, a.k.a. droplet) (average)The weight of a raindrop depends heavily on the type of weather, but averages about 0.0004 pounds. The familiar teardrop shape of a raindrop is actually an optical illusion, caused by the reflection of the light and the motion of the drop. It's about 55,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Rice. In other words, the weight of a Grain of Rice is 0.0000000000000180 times 3,600,000,000 pounds. (long grain; 14% moisture content)A single long grain of rice weighs an average of 0.0000640 pounds. A staple through most of human history, archaeological evidence indicates that the earliest rice cultivation was about 11,500 years ago. It's about 350,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Grain of Sand. In other words, the weight of a Grain of Sand is 0.00000000000000270 times 3,600,000,000 pounds. (medium grain)With tremendous variety in the size of grain and the component material, grains of sand weigh an average of 0.00000970 pounds. In 2007, a team of seven in Myrtle Beach created the world's tallest sandcastle, which measured 15.10 m (49.55 ft) in height. It's about 450,000,000,000,000 times as heavy as a Sesame Seed. In other words, 3,600,000,000 pounds is 449,000,000,000,000.000000000000000000 times the weight of a Sesame Seed, and the weight of a Sesame Seed is 0.000000000000002230 times that amount. (Sesamum indicum)A sesame seed weighs approximately 0.000008020 pounds. The McDonald's Big Mac sandwich, which is well-known for its sesame seed top bun, accounts for the consumption of an estimated 4,430 pounds of sesame seeds each day.