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Taking the measure of 12 American landmarks

Get out your mental tape measures and see what you know about the dimensions of some of the most famous sights in the United States.

By Ross Atkin, Staff writer

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The sun shines on Mount Rushmore National Memorial, on June 10, 2012 outside Keystone, South Dakota. The memorial is a huge sculpture of the heads of former Presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt carved into the granite face of the mountain.

Melanie Stetson Freeman/The Christian Science Monitor

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Question 1 of 12

1. What is the length of George Washington’s nose on Mount Rushmore?

10 feet

 

16 feet

 

21 feet

 

30 feet

 
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