Answers to the Rotunda Questions


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Back of the Rotunda (Facing the Lawn), Photo by Ty

Answer to Question # 1:

2/3 of 6 =46+4=1010+6=1616+16+16=48There are 48 round columns surrounding the Rotunda.
Answer to Question # 2:
30X16=480
16+16=32, 32X10=320
480+320=800
If you combined all the columns surrounding the Rotunda together, you would get one big column that is 800 feet.Answer to question # 3:

2009-1826=183

The Rotunda is 183 years old from the year it was finished the first time.