By the Numbers: April 4
Written by The Flat Hat|
April 4, 2008
The number of databases available online through the Earl Gregg Swem Library. Most of these give access to academic journals.
The number of homeschooled students in grades K-12, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
23 miles per hour
The speed reached by Michael Johnson in 1996 when he ran the 200-meter-dash in under 20 seconds. According the Guinness Book of World Records, this is the world record for sprinting such a distance.
The time it will take the Olympic torch to go around the world and return to Beijing. The torch began its journey Monday.