Quiz: World Trade Center Slurry Wall Quiz
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World Trade Center Slurry Wall Quiz
By: Staff
Image: refer to hsw

About This Quiz

The World Trade Center slurry wall survived the September 11 attacks to become an iconic reminder of a nation's loss and resolve. Test your knowledge of this unique structure with our quiz.

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When was the World Trade Center slurry wall built?
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Where was the slurry trench underground wall-building method developed?
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When was the slurry trench method developed?
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Where was the first proposed location of the World Trade Center?
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What organization built the World Trade Center?
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How thick is the original World Trade Center's slurry wall?
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What were the ingredients of the slurry used in the slurry trench?
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The consistency of the slurry is usually compared to what?
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The site of the World Trade Center was what sort of land?
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What was the name of the neighborhood where the World Trade Center was built?
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Where did the clay used in the slurry wall come from?
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What was the purpose of the slurry used in the slurry trench dug by the World Trade Center's builders?
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How deep was the slurry trench dug?
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After the slurry trench was finished, what was pumped into the trench?
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How much was budgeted to preserve and restore the slurry wall for the September 11 museum?
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How much of the original slurry wall was included in the museum project?
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What now supports the slurry wall from the interior?
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What was applied to the slurry wall's surface to preserve it for museum visitors?
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What might have been endangered had the slurry wall given way during the September 11 attacks?
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