16 Random Facts!


Carsyn Lincks

  1. Bananas are a berries while Strawberries, Blackberrys, and Raspberries are not real berries.
  2. If you have 3 quarters, 4 dimes, and 4 pennies, you have $1.19. You also have the largest amount of money in coins without being able to make change for a dollar.
  3. The numbers ‘172’ can be found on the back of the U.S. $5 dollar bill in the bushes at the base of the Lincoln Memorial.
  4. There are two credit cards for every person in the United States.
  5. On the new hundred dollar bill the time on the clock tower of Independence Hall is 4:10.
  6. 1 in 5,000 north Atlantic lobsters are born bright blue.
  7. There are 10 human body parts that are only 3 letters long (eye hip arm leg ear toe jaw rib lip gum).
  8. American car horns beep in the tone of F
  9.  There are twice as many kangaroos in Australia as there are people. The kangaroo population is estimated at about 40 million.
  10.  Charlie Brown’s father was a barber.
  11. You burn more calories sleeping than you do watching TV.
  12. The average person spends about 2 years on the phone in a lifetime.
  13. The first product to have a barcode was Wrigley’s gum.
  14. The elephant is the only animal with 4 knees.
  15. Every human spent about half an hour as a single cell.
  16. 7.5 million toothpicks can be created from a cord of wood.