washington monument math
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Can you find math in the Washington monument?
The Washington Monument was built between 1848 and 1884 as a tribute to George Washington's military leadership from 1775-1783 during the American Revolution.
It weighs 81,120 tons. A ton is equal to 2,000 pounds. 81,120 x 2 = ? pounds
You can walk up 896 steps to get to the observation level or take the elevator!
It has pyramid shaped windows at the top.
It is 555' 5-1/8" tall.
Tickets are free, but you have to reserve a time by calling 1-877-444-6777.
Normal operating hours are 9:00 a.m. to 4:45p.m. daily.
Construction was completed on December 6, 1864,
A Virtual Walkthrough
Data for this glog collected from: http://www.nps.gov/wamo/http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/wash/dc72.htm
The Washington Monument on YouTube.
The observation deck offers views over 30 miles on a clear day.