What is the only surviving wonder of the ancient world?
the pyramids at Giza
The wonders of the Ancient World were seven. Unfortunatelly the only surviving wonder/ monument of the Ancient World are the Pyramids of Giza in Egypt. A/ Pyramids of Giza B/ Hanging gardens of Babylon C/ Statue of Zeus at Olympia D/ Temple of Artemis at Ephesus E/ Mausoleum at Halicarnassus F/ Colossus of Rhodos G/ Lighthouse of Alexandria. Out of the seven wonders one is based in Egypt [Pyramids], one was based in the Babylonian…
Of course it does it is the most well know country to have them! Also, the pyramids are ancient. They aren't still building them or anything. In fact, the pyramids are the only remaining wonder of the ancient world. Egypt is mostly known because of its pyramids. Although they are very old they are still there. Great wonder, right??
The great pyramid is considered to be one of the seven wonders of the ancient world which of these wonders are still in existence today?
The Pyramid of Khufu also known as The Pyramid of Cheops [his Greek name] or The Great Pyramid of Giza was built by the fourth dynasty pharaoh Khufu over a period of about 20 years as his tomb around 2550 B.C. It is the only surviving 'Wonder' from the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, is the largest pyramid ever built and is part of the Giza Necropolis. The links below will give you further…
The first wonder of the world is The Great Pyramid of Giza aka Pyramid of Khufu in Egypt. There have been hundreds of variations but this was a first... The Great Pyramid of Giza was aka the Pyramid of Cheops, which was the Greek form of the name of 4th Dynasty Egyptian King Khufu. It always has been the oldest of the seven wonders of the ancient world, and the only wonder surviving in our…
There are seven wonders of the ancient world: Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt (only wonder still in tact) Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Iraq Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, Turkey Statue of Zeus at Olympia, Greece Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, Turkey Colossus of Rhodes, Greece Lighthouse of Alexandria, Egypt
Antipater's original list included only structures known to the Greek civilization at that time. There is no historic proof that the Hanging Gardens of Babylon ever existed. The Temple of Artemis and the Statue of Zeus were destroyed by floods. The Lighthouse of Alexandria, the Colossus of Rhodes, and the tomb of Mausolus were destroyed by earthquakes. The Great Pyramid of Giza is the only surviving Wonder.
It could be depending on the context it is used in. Ex. My grandmother is her mother's only surviving daughter. Surviving is an adjective here because it is describing my grandmother. However, typically, it's a verb. Ex. Surviving during the Great Depression was difficult for most because supplies were not abundant. Surviving is a verb here because it is something that can be done.