What material was used to build the the Great Pyramid of Giza?

concrete
mostly granite
mostly sandstone
mostly limestone
It is estimated that 5.5 million tonnes of limestone (quarried across the river), 8,000 tonnes of granite (imported from Aswan), and 500,000 tonnes of mortar were used in the construction of the Great Pyramid.
synapsaa
0
Correct this question
4
Very interesting!
reach: rather globalarchitecturebuildingsmonumentspyramidstourist attractions

Answers by country

concrete
mostly granite
mostly sandstone
mostly limestone
answers
flagAustralia
4%
17%
17%
60%
23
flagthe Netherlands
0%
0%
42%
57%
14
flagthe Philippines
18%
0%
27%
54%
11
flagAustria
0%
10%
40%
50%
10
flagthe United States
1%
16%
35%
45%
81
flagGreece
0%
11%
44%
44%
18
flagGermany
2%
5%
56%
35%
39
flagPoland
1%
8%
56%
32%
1958
flagIndia
9%
7%
52%
30%
53
flagthe United Kingdom
4%
11%
55%
28%
63
flagRepublic of Ireland
0%
9%
63%
27%
11