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Seating capacity refers to the number of people who can be seated in a specific space, either in terms of the space available, or in terms of limitations set by law. Seating capacity can be used in the description of anything ranging from an automobile that seats two to a stadium that seats over 100,000 people. Law (a loanword from Old Norse lag), in politics and jurisprudence, is a set of rules or norms of conduct which mandate, proscribe or permit specified relationships among people and organizations, provide methods for ensuring the impartial treatment of such people, and provide punishments for those who do not follow... A small variety of cars, the most popular kind of automobile. ... The Olympia Stadium: start and finish lines visible, defining the length of one stadium (in this case 192. ...

Venues that may be leased for private functions such as ballrooms and auditoriums generally advertise their seating capacity. Seating capacity is also an important consideration in the construction and use of sports venues such as stadiums and arenas. When entities such as the NFL's Super Bowl Committee decide on a venue for a particular event, seating capacity - which reflects the possible number of tickets that can be sold for the event - is an important consideration. The Olympia Stadium: start and finish lines visible, defining the length of one stadium (in this case 192. ... An arena is a circular or oval shaped public space (akin to a classical amphitheatre), designed to showcase theater, musical performances, or sporting events. ... NFL logo The National Football League (NFL) is the largest and most popular professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities. ... The Super Bowl is the championship game of the National Football League, the pinnacle of American football. ...

Seating capacity differs from total capacity (sometimes called public capacity), which describes the total number of people who can fit in a venue or in a vehicle either sitting or standing. Where seating capacity is a legal requirement, however - as it is on movie theaters and on airplanes - then the law reflects the fact that the number of people allowed in should not exceed the number who can be seated. Use of the term "public capacity" indicates that a venue can permissibly hold more people than it can actually seat. A typical megaplex (AMC Ontario Mills 30 in Ontario, California). ... Fixed-wing aircraft is a term used to refer to what are more commonly known as aeroplanes in Commonwealth English (excluding Canada) or airplanes in North American English. ...

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I also determined that the bus capacity of middle school students assigned to seats (in my area) means that there are 2.7 students to a seat throughout the entire bus.
In Pennsylvania, the seating capacity is limited according to the inspection sticker affixed on the bus by the Pennsylvania state police.
And 9-12 grades sit 2 to a seat however recently on my 78 passenger bus I have had 77 High School students riding, even to our standards that is way over capacity, but due to our driver shortage we are unable to add another route to that area of the school district.
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