Hoover Dam

How much concrete in Hoover Dam?


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Answered 2008-10-10 18:24:00

The Hoover dam weighs 6,600,000 tons. It took 3,250,000 cubic yards of concrete to build the dam itself


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about 6600000 tons of concrete!! natal

The Hoover Dam is made out of concrete and iron.

Well constructors built the Hoover Dam with concrete and mixing stuff.

Hoover Dam contains 3,333,459.2 cubic meters of concrete.

It is a manmade concrete structure.

The biggest dam in the United States is Hoover Dam!!

The largest concrete dam in the United States is Grand Coulee Dam and it contains approximately 12 million cubic yards of concrete. This is about twice the amount of concrete in Hoover Dam.

it was made of just concrete and iron

Enough to lay a four foot wide sidewalk around the earth.

Three and one-quarter million cubic yards. There are 4,360,000 cubic yards of concrete in the dam

it costs 10$ to tour hoover dam

Can't happen. Beavers work with mud and branches, the Hoover dam is reinforced concrete. Mud and branches makes for a much weaker building material than reinforced concrete. It's impossible to build something to the proportions of the Hoover dam out of mud and branches, it'd collapse under its own weight, or be washed away by the water pressure long before it got anywhere near Hoover dam size.

Hoover Dam boarders Nevada and Arizona was named after President Herbert Hoover.

I believe it is the Oroville Dam in California. The largest dam is the Hoover..but it is not earth dam.

A nickname for the Hoover Dam is Boulder Dam.

No. Because concrete heats as it sets only small amounts were poured at a time to prevent the concrete from cracking.

The Hoover Dam dams the Colorado River

The Hoover Dam is on the Colorado River.

Hoover Dam (also known as Boulder Dam) is the famous dam named after president Hoover

Hoover Dam was originally called Boulder Dam.

Hoover dam opened in 1920

There is no Hoover Dam Library.

Hoover Dam was built by people.

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