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1

after conquering egypt, what city did alexander the great establish in that country?

alexandria

2

what did alexander build in the city of alexandria?

pharos, a giant lighthouse

3

what are three of the seven wonders of the ancient world that we have studied so far?

the great pyramid, the hanging gardens of babylon, and the pharos lighthouse of alexandria

4

after conquering most of the known world, why did alexander stop before conquering all of india?

his soldiers refused to go any further