Granite is one kind of hard rock.
The hard rock that is useful for building bridges and buildings is known as granite. Granite is also used for building counter tops.
Most modern bridges are steel structure or framework. Limestone, dolomite and marble have been used in many historic buildings attesting to their durability.
limestone or granite.
ashphalt and gravel
be-case it is a a building
Several bridges and buildings are made out of limestone, a very common rock used in architecture. Other rocks used are sandstone, granite, and marble.
Because igneous rocks are so hard, they make useful road building materials. When sheets of igneous rock are cut and polished, they are used inside buildings such as banks and offices, and are also used as gravestones.
it is a type of hard rock used for grand buildings.
Granite rock is a type of ingenuous rock made mostly of quartz. Granite is used in buildings, bridges, countertops, tiles, monuments and paving.
Limestone is a sedimentary rock and the mineral in it is calcite and is popular for building buildings with it.
Igneous rock and Meta-igneous rock.
granite is a introusive igneouse rock. which means it was formed from magma. granite is used to make: bridges buildings paving streets with coblestones curbstones floors counters and sometimes outdoor garden statues this is because granite is an extreamly hard rock and have a preaty color.
There are many characteristic of a best rock in building buildings. For easy work you can use marble, limestone or dolomite. For durability and strength you can use igneous rocks such as basalt.
yes... without steel reinforcing, possibly rock may be strong enough to withstand an earthquake but building are not constructed of rock.
it is used for making roads cast building, shops, cottages, pubs, and civic buildings
Depending on the soil, height, weight & size of building. All bridges are put in by friction or to bed rock.
Best is a subjective term. For ease of working, limestone, dolomite, or marble would be good. For strength and durability, igneous rocks such as granite or basalt would have the desired characteristics.
they used alot of bluestone for mansions in the 1800's, in Sydney were sandstone is prevalent there are sandstone buildings and the Empire Sate Building is made out of Granite, but if one considers concrete a stone or rock then it is.
concrete is a hard and very reliable substance that you can have as a liquidity substance then mold it properly the way you want it then it becomes hard as rock then you can have a lasting building.