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Parent Category: Ancient Egypt
The pyramids were built thousands of years ago. They were built to honor their Pharaohs, Gods and Goddesses. These days, they are one of the greatest tourist attractions.

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The first pyramid: The step pyramid of Djoser is located at Saqqara. It was built during the 3rd Dynasty for Zoser (Djoser) by Imhotep. It is dated around 2630 B.C.   In the early days of modern 'western' Egyptology, when Petrie, Breasted, Naville and others brought more scientific approache…
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We certainly know that the Pyramids existed because they're still with us. Rising out of the desert sands, the Pyramids of Egypt stand as a monument to the skill and determination of the Egyptian pharaohs and their ability to get thousands of people to do hard labor for generations.Huge blocks of ro…
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It is the only remaining member of the Seven Wonders. The features are so large it can be seen from the moon. There is no hieroglyphics in the pyramid. The pyramid is also known as: Pyramid of Khufu and The pyramid of Cheops. It is the tallest man-made structure in the world for a period over 3800 y…
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Answer Due to the construction techniques available at the time, it was not possible to build large spans.
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Answer Tombs of early Egyptian kings were bench-shaped mounds called mastabas. Around 2780 B.C., King Djoser's architect, Imhotep, built the first pyramid by placing six mastabas, each smaller than the one beneath, in a stack to form a pyramid rising in steps. This Step Pyramid stands on the west…
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If you want to make a pyramid that rivals the ones in Egypt, you first have to start by leveling about 50,000 square meters (560,000 square feet) of bedrock to within 12 mm (~1/2 inch). The ancient Egyptians used water in a grid carved into the bedrock to make sure their pyramids were as level as po…
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All of Egypt's pyramids are sited on the west bank of the Nile and most are grouped together in a number of pyramid fields. The German Egyptologist Karl Richard Lepsius (1810-84) produced the first modern list of pyramids in 1842. He identified 67. A great many more have since been discovered, in …
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The great pyramidOn the Giza Plateau, Khufu's builders oriented his pyramid almost perfectly north. The largest pyramid ever built, it incorporates about 2.3 million stone blocks, weighing an average of 2.5 to 15 tons each. It is estimated that the workers would have had to set a block every two and…
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Answer The Egyptians worked on these pyramids for ten years. They have made skills were they would use rocks and stones to smooth it. It did not take as long because there were 4,000-5,000 people working on it at once.So the answer is rocks and stones. ----------------------------------- The ancient…
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Answer They are located in the city of Giza. Their names are Khufu, Khafre and Mankaura (spelling varies).
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A pyramid scheme is where a person pays to another person or company a payment, (called a participation payment) for the right to receive payment or other benefits from the recruitment of other persons, (called a recruitment payment).
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The first step toward the Great Pyramid from the Matasbas was the stacking of two Matasbas on top of each other. Djoser's step pyramid is 5 mastabas descending in size stacked on top of each other. In the Third Kingdom with the invention of building and working with stone lead to the construction of…
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An ecological pyramid is a diagram that shows the relative amounts of energy or matter contained within each trophic level in a food chain or food web.
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if its the ruins, it would be around 26 in Egypt, more across north Africa
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Answer no, they start out grayish and slowly turns to its natural color of state,red
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As of November 2008, there are sources citing both 118 and 138 as the number of identified Egyptian pyramids. All of Egypt's pyramids are sited on the west bank of the Nile and most are grouped together in a number of pyramid fields. The German Egyptologist Karl Richard Lepsius (1810-84) produced…
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A 10K race is 10 kilometres long. The prefix 'kilo' means 1000. Therefore it would be 10 units of 1000 metres or 10,000 metres. It is 25 times around the inside lane (lane 1) of a standard olympic track (400 metre oval). One mile is 1609.344 metres (that will round off to the nearest millimetre). …
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Answer: Egyptians used simple pulleys I have seen this on discovery channel once, it seems they used simple pulleys for this, and even the man power was big enough to handle the situation. A2: Slave labor.
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Skilled workers the most important of whom were the stone masons. Thousands of slaves did the heavy unskilled labour. Most if not all of these slaves were naked.
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The actual mode of building is still hotly debated today and agreement is reached on a very few matters. The link below will give you a very good overview regarding all aspects and can be use regarding the great Pyramid of Giza and most like pyramids. Although it is not precisely understood how the…
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pyramids were built for the Pharaoh when he died. they used then to put the Pharaoh in.
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Make triangles (same length on all 3 sides), make 4 triangles and attach them, If you use paper, cardboard, or posterboard, you can lay them flat on a table and butt edges together, you will use 3 strips of tape to attach all 4 triangles, raise shape up to a pyramid form and tape last 2 edges togeth…
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The skilled Egyptian architects used only the simplest tools, but had the vast manpower of thousands of laborers, many of them slaves, and many undoubtedly perished during the construction. (For a quote on the subject, see the related link) (For more information, see the link "Building the pyramid…
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19 years (1935-54) including 5 years during WWII (1940-45) when work was suspended.
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Answer The main purpose of a tomb is to hold the remains of the dead.
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The standard sign meaning pyramid is simply the drawing of a pyramid set on a foundation - but made rather taller and narrower than a genuine pyramid. This sign is pronounced mr - vowels were not written so we can never know how it was said. Sometimes the word mr is spelled out in sound-signs: a ve…
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they are triangular and sandy!
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The first pyramid ever built was The Step Pyramid.it was actually called a ziggurat it was made by the sumerians
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The first pyramid was the Step Pyramid at Saqqara, built for King Zoser in 2750 BC.
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22 feet is equal to about 6.71 meters. It is also equal to exactly 264 inches and about 671 centimeters.
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It weighs alot but to be exact 5.9 million tonnes -----It is estimated at 6.5 million tons.
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There are actually eight periods in Egyptian history. Ancient: 3100 BC - 525 BC Achaemenid: 525 BC - 332 BC Ptolemaic: 332 BC - 30 BC Roman: 30 BC - AD 639 Arab: 639 - 1517 Ottoman: 1517 - 1805 Muhammad Ali Dynasty: 1805 - 1882 Modern: since 1882
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The Pharaonic Period is dated from around 3150 B.C. until the country fell under Greek rule in 332 BC
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All it takes to Build a pyramid is a little pixie dust and your imagination. with that, anything can come true! I'm KIDDING! it took thousands of slaves and many years to build the pyramids.
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Answer The Jews and others affected by the Holocaust still say, "Never Again". The contempt for any human life different than our own must be acknowledged and people who demonstrate that kind of disdain must never allowed to again destroy people just to achieve their political ambitions. During …
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The major characteristics of Egypt include the Nile and the great Sphinx. Actually, a physical characteristic is something that is not made by humans. it is made naturally, so some physical characteristics are the Nile River and the deserts.Dry desserts, fertile land near rivers, and a delta to th…
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a lot of stuff like trap doors and booby traps so that robbers couldn't rob all of the kings stuff the egyptians put jewels, servants, dishes, pets. they put everything in the tomb they thought the Pharaoh would need in the afterlife.
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the first was made by king Zoser, known as Djoser
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I watched a program a few months ago that suggested the Ark of the Covenant may be in Ethiopia.....Although, I have always heard that its final resting place is unknown to this day. Related link See the link below on 'Has the Ark of the Covenant been found?'. http://judaism.answers.com/jewish-hist…
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A 3 foot by 2 foot paving stone that is 50 millimeters thick weighs approximately 63 kilograms or 140 pounds. The weight will vary somewhat with the exact composition of the material used.
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The pyramids were primarily for burial purposes, to store the pharaoh's possessions for use in the afterlife.
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4th dynasty Pharaoh Khufu (sometimes called Cheops), reigned 2589-66 BCE
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10,000 metres 6 miles 378 yards
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The pyramids built by the Egyptians. They built them by using a ramp they made around the pyramid.They also had help from aliens.One rather interesting theory that does in fact have some merit and basis in facts that can be discovered (as opposed to the alien theory which is unsupported) is an inter…
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Sounds like hemmorage, and yes. That would be bad.
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Through fees for the work that he/she is commissioned. If the architect is employed by a company or other organisation the he/she receives a regular salary.
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How long it takes for the I-130 petition to be approved depends on which preference category the beneficiary falls under. If the beneficiary falls into the immediate family of US citizen OR first preference category, then the petition will get approved immediately. There is no wait period for a visa…
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If it is a regular pyramid you need to find out the base perimeter, multiply it by the height of the sides (when considered as triangles) and divide by two. The height of the side can be found using Pythagoras's formula if you know the height of the pyramid and the length of a side. The side heigh…
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Around 170 people were needed to help the Mayan's build their pyramids. They used a long ramp to lift the stones to the heights needed for the pyramids. The stone blocks were mounted and rolled onto wooden pallets instead of dragged through the sand.
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Upper Egypt, luxor
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The Great Pyramid at Giza
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yes in one part and no in the other but more than likely yes that is why mostly every think is gold and it is very old and it is mostly all ritch
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It's been proven, time & again, that slaves did not build the pyramids. During the time of flooding, a yearly occurance, farmers unable to work the flooded land would work on the pyramids, or any other national monument in construction, as manual labour. There are records of what they were fed (…
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First, they cut large stone blocks, and use them to make the pyramid. Once the stone had been cut or offloaded near the construction site, it needed to be hauled to the pyramid.They stack the stones and are often cut to a slant so they form pyramids.
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The step pyramid was the first type of pyramid to be built.
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The first to build the pyramidsThe egyptians are the ones who built the first pyramids 2780 years B.C the archatectors who designed them and figured the way out to build them were Egyptian pharaoe djoser,while the first Mayan pyramid was built 569 A.D
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The Pharaoh Khufu. The pyramid is known as The Great Pyramid of Khufu.
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Although it is not precisely understood how the pyramids were constructed, it is widely understood that simple, effective tools were used to quarry the stones, move them to the construction site and place them in desired locations. It was a monumental undertaking, estimated to take 20 years per pyra…
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Many civilisations built pyramids. Ancient Egyptians Mayans Aztecs Ancient Mesopotamians Ancient Assyrians Ancient Sumerians Ancient Babylonians Igbo people of Nigeria Ancient Chinese Ancient Greeks (none survive to this day) Ancient Romans (only one survives) Chola Empire (Ancient Indians) Ancien…
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A pyramid is a structure made up of 4 triangle sides that meet at a point at the top and a square base. The pyramids are made of a couple of different materials but mainly limestone, and granite. Have a look to the documentary "the reveleation of the pyramids true english" on vimeo. No actually you…
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Djoser was the Pharaoh. The architect that really designed the pyramid was the mind-genius Egyptian Imhotep. He designed the Step Pyramid as a tomb of Pharaoh Djoser... yet, the Brazilian pyramids are considerably older than the uncompromising and immovable estimate given for those in Egypt. So, Br…
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There are hundreds of pyramids still standing today.
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Energy pyramids and biomass pyramids are ways of illustrating the movement of energy and biomass through an ecosystem. A complete explanation requires consideration of the structure of ecosystems and a little knowledge of the laws of thermodynamics. Ecosystems are comprised of the following kinds of…
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She became ruler of Egypt in 30 B.C. .....That is impossible since she committed suicide on 30 B.C. She became ruler in 47 B.C.
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One definition of coring is the removing of the central part of a fruit. It is removing the seeds of a fruit. Coring is also the process used to remove a cylindrical sample from rock or soil.
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It depends on the size of the pyramid. The Great Pyramid of Gizeh the best known and most studied and written about of the pyramids took approximately 20,000 men to build.
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Cairo is the main capital in Egypt.
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At Giza with the pyramid of his father Khafre and the most famous pyramid of all the Great Pyramid of his granddad Khufu.
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Answer The shape of a tomb has varied throughout history. The customs and conventions as well as the capability and facility of a people determine the shape of a tomb. And they can exhibit a fairly wide range of characteristics. The word 'tomb' comes from the word 'tumulus' which the Greek's used…
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Pyramids were built in Ancient Egypt as tombs, or burial places, for Egyptian pharaohs, or kings. They believed that the pyramids made you immortal. The Ancient Egyptians believed in an afterlife, so it was very important to them to protect the bodies of their pharaohs. In order to keep the body of…
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Egypt is mostly dessert.
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SALT: miracle / wonder substanceIf the question should have rightly been asked, "prized" as opposed to "priced", most probably the answer would have been SALT.... and, just as in ancient days, SALT is still one of the most valued commodities throughout all the nations..... rightly applied the SALT t…
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The mayans were known for creating tenochitlan and the first known number system. -They also built many temples and roads. -Also, who ever answered this question has bad grammar, it's Mayans, not mayans, and it's Tenochtitlan, not tenochitlan. Your welcome for the correct answer. P.S. What was wr…
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To serve the king and the power to perform a miracle Shortly after ascending the throne in 2606BC, Pharaoh Khufu commanded his overseer of works to prepare a burial place in keeping with his delusions of grandeur. A site was chosen on the Giza plateau west of the Nile across from his capital at Mem…
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600 Feet is equal to 200 yards or 183 metres - or the length of 2 football fields.
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