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How long did it take to build the Great Pyramid in Egypt?

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a) 10 years

b) 20 years

c) 30 years

d) 40 years

e) 100 years


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Answer: b) 20 years

The Great Pyramid, also known as the Pyramid of Cheops, in Giza, Egypt took 20 years to build. For more facts on this and other Egyptian pyramids, read this post on

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  1. olivia wells says

    i thought it took at least 30 years or more not 20 years

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