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7.5 million toothpicks can be created from a cord of wood.

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by on Oct. 7, 2012 at 9:44 PM
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MamaMandee
by Mandee on Oct. 8, 2012 at 1:15 AM
Cool
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Harris06
by Megan on Oct. 8, 2012 at 8:42 AM

Sorry, I wound up watching a movie and fell asleep. I didn't mean to leave you hanging. haha

Quoting meglennox:

 see, now that makes more sense lol ;)  that is a lot of toothpicks!

Quoting .Angelica.:

i was curious and looked it up. File:Cord of wood.jpg


A cord is the amount of wood that, when "ranked and well stowed" (arranged so pieces are aligned, parallel, touching and compact), occupies a volume of 128 cubic feet (3.62 m3).[1] This corresponds to a well stacked woodpile 4 feet (122 cm) wide, 4 feet (122 cm) high, and 8 feet (244 cm) long; or any other arrangement of linear measurements that yields the same volume.

Quoting meglennox:

....how big is a cord of wood?


 


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meglennox
by on Oct. 8, 2012 at 8:45 AM
Lol its all good ;) hope it was a good movie

Quoting Harris06:

Sorry, I wound up watching a movie and fell asleep. I didn't mean to leave you hanging. haha

Quoting meglennox:

 see, now that makes more sense lol ;)  that is a lot of toothpicks!


Quoting .Angelica.:


i was curious and looked it up. File:Cord of wood.jpg



A cord is the amount of wood that, when "ranked and well stowed" (arranged so pieces are aligned, parallel, touching and compact), occupies a volume of 128 cubic feet (3.62 m3).[1] This corresponds to a well stacked woodpile 4 feet (122 cm) wide, 4 feet (122 cm) high, and 8 feet (244 cm) long; or any other arrangement of linear measurements that yields the same volume.


Quoting meglennox:

....how big is a cord of wood?



 


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Harris06
by Megan on Oct. 8, 2012 at 8:47 AM
1 mom liked this

We watched 'Apartment 143' it was...not too bad, actually. 

Quoting meglennox:

Lol its all good ;) hope it was a good movie

Quoting Harris06:

Sorry, I wound up watching a movie and fell asleep. I didn't mean to leave you hanging. haha

Quoting meglennox:

 see, now that makes more sense lol ;)  that is a lot of toothpicks!


Quoting .Angelica.:


i was curious and looked it up. File:Cord of wood.jpg



A cord is the amount of wood that, when "ranked and well stowed" (arranged so pieces are aligned, parallel, touching and compact), occupies a volume of 128 cubic feet (3.62 m3).[1] This corresponds to a well stacked woodpile 4 feet (122 cm) wide, 4 feet (122 cm) high, and 8 feet (244 cm) long; or any other arrangement of linear measurements that yields the same volume.


Quoting meglennox:

....how big is a cord of wood?



 



Proud Navy Wife since 1/10/06; toddler girl Mother to McKenna since 12/11/08,  toddler girl McKaela since 5/27/10 & baby girl Maisie since 8/15/11.

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KaylaMillar
by on Oct. 10, 2012 at 11:44 AM
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