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How heavy is 22 tons?

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It's about one-tenth as heavy as a House.
In other words, 22 tons is 0.1280 times the weight of a House, and the weight of a House is 7.810 times that amount.
(149 sq. m, single-level, unfurnished)
A 149 sq. m (1,600 sq. ft), single-story, unfurnished house (without extensive masonry) of the type commonly found in America would weigh approximately 172 tons, based on the weight of the included materials. In contrast, a yurt — a type of dwelling structure popular among nomadic peoples of East Asia — typically weighs less than 0.5070 tons.
It's about nine-and-a-half times as heavy as a Rhinoceros.
In other words, the weight of a Rhinoceros is 0.110 times 22 tons.
(for Black rhinoceros, Diceros bicornis) (Adult, male)
An adult black rhinoceros weighs between 2.30 tons. Rhinoceros are extremely aggressive — nearly one of every two males will die as a result of fighting with other rhinoceros.
It's about ten-and-a-half times as heavy as a Giraffe.
In other words, the weight of a Giraffe is 0.0971 times 22 tons.
(Giraffa camelopardalis reticulata) (adult, male, maximum of range)
An adult, male giraffe can weigh up to 2.130 tons. Reaching 5.5 m (18 ft) in height by adulthood, giraffe calves can grow as much as 3 cm (1 in) per day.
It's about twelve times as heavy as a Car.
In other words, 22 tons is 12.08 times the weight of a Car, and the weight of a Car is 0.08278 times that amount.
(for 2009 Ford Taurus; automatic transmission; curb weight)
A 2009 Ford Taurus weighs 1.8210 tons. The first mass-produced car, the Curved Dash Oldsmobile — introduced in 1901 — weighed just 0.42550 tons.
It's about thirty times as heavy as a Cow.
In other words, the weight of a Cow is 0.034 times 22 tons.
(for Holstein, a.k.a. Holstein Friesian, a.k.a. Friesian, Bos primigenius) (adult, heifer)
A mature Holstein cow (the well-known black-and-white, spotted breed of cow) typically weighs 0.750 tons. President William Howard Taft (1909 - 1913) kept a Holstein cow named Pauline Wayne on the White House grounds — a gift from a Wisconsin senator and the source of the First Family's milk.
It's about one-thirtieth as heavy as Christ the Redeemer (statue).
In other words, 22 tons is 0.0314 times the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue), and the weight of Christ the Redeemer (statue) is 31.80 times that amount.
(a.k.a. O Cristo Redentor, a.k.a. Christo redemptor) (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Christ the Redeemer weighs 700 tons. The statue overlooks the city of Rio de Janeiro from atop the 709.9-meter (2,329 ft) granite peak in the Tijuca Forest National Park.
It's about forty times as heavy as a Grizzly Bear.
In other words, 22 tons is 38.30 times the weight of a Grizzly Bear, and the weight of a Grizzly Bear is 0.0261 times that amount.
(a.k.a. brown bear, a.k.a. silver bear, Ursus arctos horribilis) (Adult, male, coastal area population average)
An adult, male grizzly bear from a coastal area (where food is plentiful) can weigh up to 0.5740 tons. In spite of their tremendous size, grizzly bears can run at speeds of up to 55 kph (34 mph).