Challenge 2 - Bachelor Castle
Level: Foundation Paper
Plans have been made for the construction of a new tourist attraction Bachelor Castle, a quantity surveyor is required to help figure out the costs of the materials required for the project.
The image to the right displays the perimeter of the castle, it also displays the length of the six battlements (sections sticking out from the wall perimeter). The height of the entire outer wall is 25m.
The bricks that are being purchased have a length of 2m with a height of 1m and cost £5 each.
Calculate a costing for approximate the amount of bricks needed from the information.