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It's about one-thirty-thousandth as big as West Virginia.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.00003347022 times the size of West Virginia, and the size of West Virginia is 29,877.31 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Mountain State," West Virginia measures 14,938,650 feddans in total area. Located entirely within the Appalachian Mountains, West Virginia has an average elevation of 460 m (1,500 ft) above sea level - the highest elevation of any state east of the Mississippi.
It's about one-forty-thousandth as big as Lake Superior.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.0000256 times the size of Lake Superior, and the size of Lake Superior is 39,100 times that amount.
(a.k.a. Lac Supérieur, a.k.a. Gitchigumi, a.k.a. Gitche Gumee) (surface area)
Both the largest of North America's Great Lakes and the largest freshwater lake in the world (by surface area), Lake Superior has a total area of 19,500,000 feddans. It borders the cities of Duluth, Minnesota and Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
It's about one-forty-thousandth as big as South Carolina.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.00002532699 times the size of South Carolina, and the size of South Carolina is 39,483.57 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Palmetto State," South Carolina measures 19,741,780 feddans in total area. South Carolina's border with Georgia is almost entirely marked by the Savannah River, which stretches for 560 km (350 mi) along South Carolina's southeastern boundary.
It's about one-forty-five-thousandth as big as Maine.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.00002291885 times the size of Maine, and the size of Maine is 43,632.21 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Pine Tree State," Maine measures 21,816,110 feddans in total area. Machias Seal Island, about 19.04384 feddans of Maine's area, continues to be a source of dispute between the United States and Canada, with each country claiming sovereignty over the small, treeless island.
It's about one-forty-five-thousandth as big as Indiana.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.0000222687 times the size of Indiana, and the size of Indiana is 44,906.08 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Hoosier State," Indiana measures 22,453,040 feddans in total area. The state is bisected north-south by the Wabash River, one of the longest rivers in the United States at 661 km (411 mi).
It's about one-fifty-thousandth as big as Kentucky.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.00002006916 times the size of Kentucky, and the size of Kentucky is 49,827.7 times that amount.
(formally the Commonwealth of Kentucky) (United States)
The "Bluegrass State," Kentucky measures 24,913,840 feddans in total area. The Kentucky Bend, a 10,824.04 feddans piece of land, is a non-contiguous enclave to the west of Kentucky proper, surrounded by Missouri and Tennessee, and the only such non-contiguous state area in the United States.
It's about one-fifty-thousandth as big as Tennessee.
In other words, 500 feddans is 0.00001924329 times the size of Tennessee, and the size of Tennessee is 51,966.17 times that amount.
(United States)
The "Volunteer State," Tennessee measures 25,983,080 feddans in total area. Much of the 6,565,365 feddans of land in the West Tennessee Grand Division (Tennessee being divided into three "Grand Divisions") was ceded to the United States by the Chickasaw Nation in 1818.