Old wonders of the world


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The 7 old Wonders in the World - 3 photos of each one with a different numerical information. You can use it to work with numbers and history.

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Old wonders of the world

  1. 1. Pedro Henrique doPrado
  2. 2. PYRAMID OF GIZA;PYPT This pyramid was built between 2560 and 2540
  3. 3. PYRAMID OF GIZA;PYPT Egyptologists believe that it was built
  4. 4. PYRAMID OF GIZA;PYPT The Great Pyramid was the tallest man-made structure in the world for over 3,800.
  5. 5. PYRAMID OF GIZA;PYPT It measures 146.5
  7. 7. HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON;IRAQ It was built between 600 BC, by king Nebuchadnezzar II, who ruled between 605 and
  8. 8. HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON;IRAQ Some say it had been destroyed by several earthquakes after the 2nd century BC.
  9. 9. HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON;IRAQ Estimates say the Hanging Gardens would need at least amount of 37,000 litres of water per day.
  10. 10. TEMPLE OF ARTEMIS;TURKEY It was built in 550 BC and rebuilt in
  11. 11. TEMPLE OF ARTEMIS;TURKEYts construction took 10 years to be completed.
  12. 12. TEMPLE OF ARTEMIS;TURKEY It was destroye d2 times, in 356 by Herostratus and in 262 BC by the BC Goths.
  13. 13. STATUE OF ZEUS AT OLYMPIA;GREECE It was made by the Greek sculptor Phidias between 430-422
  14. 14. STATUE OF ZEUS AT OLYMPIA;GREECE It’s measure d about 13 m.
  15. 15. STATUE OF ZEUS AT OLYMPIA;GREECE It was destroye d between the 5th– 6th centurie
  16. 16. MAUSOLEUM AT HALICARNASSUS;TURKEY It was a tomb built between 353 and 350
  17. 17. MAUSOLEUM AT HALICARNASSUS;TURKEY The Mausoleum measuredapproximatel y
  18. 18. MAUSOLEUM AT HALICARNASSUS;TURKEYIt was destroyed by an earthquake in 1494 AD.
  19. 19. COLOSSUS OF RHODES;REECE It was built betwee n 292 and 280
  20. 20. COLOSSUS OF RHODES;REECE Before its destruction in an earthquake in 226 BC, it measured 30 meters high, making it one of the tallest statues of the ancient world.
  21. 21. COLOSSUS OF RHODES;REECE It weights about
  22. 22. LIGHTHOUSE OF ALEXANDRIA;EGYPT It was a tower builtbetween 280 and 247 BC.
  23. 23. LIGHTHOUSE OF ALEXANDRIA;EGYPT It was measure d between 120 and
  24. 24. LIGHTHOUSE OF ALEXANDRIA;EGYPT It became an abandoned ruin after three earthquake s, between 956 and
  25. 25. THE SEVEN WONDERS OF NATURENew 7 Wonders of Naturewas an initiative started in 2007. They created a listof seven natural wonders chosen by people.
  26. 26. AMAZON RAINFOREST ANDRIVER The Amazon Forest includes territories which belong to 9 nations.
  27. 27. AMAZON RAINFOREST ANDRIVER The forestencompasses 7 million km², of which 5.5 million The rain forest has been inare covered existence for at least 55 million years.
  28. 28. AMAZON RAINFOREST ANDRIVER It measur es about 6,400 km. The Amazon River is the second longest river in the
  29. 29. JEJU PROVINCE/ISLAND; SOUTHREA Jeju Province is located in the Korea Strait, of which it was a part before it became a separate province in 1946.
  30. 30. JEJU PROVINCE/ISLAND; SOUTHREAIts has an area of around 1,849
  31. 31. JEJU PROVINCE/ISLAND; SOUTHREA Its population is approximately 565,000 people.
  32. 32. HA LONG BAY;ETNAM It has an area of around 1,553 km², which are made of
  33. 33. HA LONG BAY;ETNAM The core of the bay has an area of 334 km², and it is composed of about 775
  34. 34. IGUAZÚ/ IGUAÇÚLLS A lot of islands divide the falls intonumerouswaterfalls,which varybetween 60 to 82 meters
  35. 35. IGUAZÚ/ IGUAÇÚLLSThe first European to find the falls was Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca
  36. 36. PUERTO PRINCESA UNDERGROUND RIVER; PHILIPPINESIt is located about 50 km north of the city center of Puerto Princesa.
  37. 37. PUERTO PRINCESA UNDERGROUND RIVER; PHILIPPINESIt’s a more than 24 km long cave, which contains an 8.2-kilometer-long river.
  38. 38. KOMODO ISLAND;NDONESIA It is one of the 17,508 islands that compose the Republic of Indonesia.
  39. 39. KOMODO ISLAND;NDONESIA The island surface has an area of 390 km² and a population of 2,000
  40. 40. TABLE MOUNTAIN; SOUTHAFRICATable Mountain has a level plateau with about 3 km from side to side.
  41. 41. TABLE MOUNTAIN; SOUTHAFRICA It is 1,086 meters
  42. 42. Pedro Henrique Pradopedro-henrique-prado@hotmail.com