### Holiday Speed-Round #1: Santa

**Posted on:**December 24, 2015 /

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How long would Saint Nicholas’ beard be if he hasn’t shaved since 300 AD? Hair grows at a rate of 6 inches (15 cm) per year. If he hasn’t shaved in 1,715 years his beard will be 285 yards (261 m) long, which is about 3 football fields in length. If Santa’s sleigh was hauling