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 It's about 90,000 times as heavy as a Playing Card In other words, 5,840 ounces is 92,000 times the weight of a Playing Card, and the weight of a Playing Card is 0.0000110 times that amount. (ISO 216 B8 size, 2.5" x 3.5")A single ISO 216 B8-size playing card weighs 0.063 ounces. Although this size is the most common home playing card, many casinos use "bridge size" cards — 2,640 sq. mm (4.036 sq. in) smaller in area. It's about 100,000 times as heavy as a Paper Clip In other words, 5,840 ounces is 120,000 times the weight of a Paper Clip, and the weight of a Paper Clip is 0.00000830 times that amount. (average)Notwithstanding the tremendous variation in sizes and materials, a typical paperclip weighs about 0.049 ounces. 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 one-one-hundred-fifty-thousandth as heavy as The Statue of Liberty In other words, 5,840 ounces is 0.000006720 times the weight of The Statue of Liberty, and the weight of The Statue of Liberty is 149,000 times that amount. (a.k.a. Liberty Enlightening the World, a.k.a. La Liberté éclairant le monde) (total weight, including foundation)The total weight of the Statue of Liberty, including her base is roughly 868,000,000 ounces. The statue was designed using an optical trick known as "forced perspective" to make the statue appear proportionally correct when viewed from its base and is, in actuality, disproportionately large at the top. It's about 150,000 times as heavy as a Jelly Bean In other words, the weight of a Jelly Bean is 0.00000670 times 5,840 ounces. (for Jelly Belly beans; approximate)Made of sugar, corn syrup, and pectin, a single jelly bean weighs about 0.04 oz. President Ronald Reagan cited jelly beans as his favorite candy and 110,000 ounces of the candies were served at his first inauguration in 1981. It's about 200,000 times as heavy as a Nail In other words, 5,840 ounces is 210,000 times the weight of a Nail, and the weight of a Nail is 0.00000480 times that amount. (for 15-gauge, 2-inch, finishing nails) A two-inch finishing nail weighs 0.028 ounces. 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 one-seven-hundred-thousandth as heavy as The CN Tower In other words, 5,840 ounces is 0.00000140410 times the weight of The CN Tower, and the weight of The CN Tower is 712,200 times that amount. (a.k.a. La Tour CN, a.k.a. Canadian National Tower, a.k.a. Canada's National Tower) (Toronto, Canada)The CN Tower weighs approximately 4,159,200,000 ounces. The Tower is home to the world's highest glass floor — a viewing area that allows visitors to look straight down 342 m (1,120 ft) to the ground below. It's about 800,000 times as heavy as a Raindrop In other words, the weight of a Raindrop is 0.000001000 times 5,840 ounces. (a.k.a. drop, a.k.a. droplet) (average)The weight of a raindrop depends heavily on the type of weather, but averages about 0.007 ounces. 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.