So hey, now that you know how many ants you would need to carry your body weight, can you figure out how long it would take them to get you to The Eiffel Tower?
Here is some information to help you:
-A typical ant travels at 300 metres per second.
-The Eiffel Towers post code is, Paris 75001-75116
The Ant Challenge
Ants are amazing and can carry 10 – 50 times their body weight! they can also weigh on average, between 1 and 5 milligrams.
Lets say this little fellow above can carry 30 times his body weight and he weighs 3 milligrams.
Your challenge is to figure out how many ants it would take to carry you? if you want to send us your findings we can begin to publish the information on the website.
Have a go at these scavenger hunts to pass some time. See if you can gather everything on the list and let us know how you got on.