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Number That List #6

In one view, statistics are numbers-in-use. John Boswell and Dan Starer published a book on "numerical lists you never knew or once knew or probably forgot." So, combining these two statements, let's see how well you do....

Insert the correct number for each list, using the answers provided below (with three numbers added as "statistical anomalies). In each case, an example of an item on that list is provided. Award yourself "bonus points" if you can name the other items on the list!

  • The ___ Orders of Mammals (e.g. Carnivora)
  • The ___ Orders of Birds (e.g. Falconiformes)
  • China's Gang of ___ (e.g. Vhaing Ch'ing, Mao's Second Wife)
  • The Fort Dix ___ (e.g. William Brakefield)
  • The Vancouver ___ (e.g. Julie Belmas)
  • The Harrisburg ___ (e.g. Eqbal Ahmed)
  • The Watergate ___ (e.g. G. Gordon Liddy)
  • The Chicago ___ (e.g. Abbie Hoffman)
  • The New York ___ (e.g. Ruth Carter)
  • The Catonsville ___ (e.g. Daniel Berrigan)
  • The Hollywood ___ (e.g. Alvah Bessie)
  • The Wells Fargo ___ (e.g. Carlos Ayes Suarez)
  • Freud's ___ Parts of the Psyche (e.g. Ego)
  • The ___ Types of Mental Illness (e.g. Depression)
  • The ___ States of Matter (e.g. Solid)
Answers in "ordered" order...with three "statistical anomalies:
3 3 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 7 8 9 10 13 15 19 28