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Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops)

Great Prymaid of Khufu

     The Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) is one of the largest structures built by man even today, 4,500 years later. It is estimate that 2.3 million blocks averaging 2.5 tons a piece were used in the building the pyramid. Weight of the block ranged from 2 to 15 tons. The pyramid sits on 13.5 acres of land and is a height of 480 feet. The length of its sides are 756 feet. It is estimated to have taken 100,000 men over 25 years to build the pyramid.


side view great pyramid of khufu



corner pictures great pyramid of  khufu




man in front of great pyramis of khufu (Cheops)







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