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Wonders of the world

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This presentation provides full details of the Seven Wonders of the world. It covers their history , reason behind their selection..everything.

This presentation provides full details of the Seven Wonders of the world. It covers their history , reason behind their selection..everything.

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  • 1. WONDERS OF THE WORLD
  • 2. INTRODUCTION UNIQUNESS – No other replica is found any where MYSTERIOUSNESS – Has awed humans since ages spinning many legends on them SYMBOL OF HUMAN ARCHITECTURAL TRIUMPH – stood the test of not only time but also the product of many years of human wisdom. INSPIRATIONAL – inspired many poets, people, lovers, etc.
  • 3. GREAT WALL OF CHINA TAJ MAHAL CHRIST THE REDEEMER PETRA COLISEUM MACHU PICCHU CHICHEN ITZA TO REVIEW THE MANY WONDERS THAT WE HAVE VISITED CLICK ARROW.
  • 4. WONDERS OF THE WORLD GREAT WALL OF CHINA PETRA CHINA, ASIA JORDAN, ARAB STATES  Qin Shi Huang, between 220 BC and 200 BC  6,700 km (4,160 miles)  built around 312 BC, Swiss explorer Johann Ludwig Burckhardt  "a rose-red city half as old as time"
  • 5. CHRIST THE REDEEMER RIO DE GENERIO, BRAZIL  Corcovado,1926 and 1931  Open arms, symbol of peace  Cusco Region of Inca site  Sacred geography, Inca culture MACHU PICCHU PERU, SOUTH AMERICA
  • 6. COLISEUM TAJ MAHAL ROME, ITALY, EUROPE AGRA, INDIA, ASIA  80 AD by Titus  Amphitheatre  Mughal emperor Shah Jahan, 1653  White domed marble mausoleum
  • 7. YUCATAN, MEXICO CHICHEN ITZA  Mesoamerican  Maya civilization
  • 8. 1. The Machu Pichu is ___________? A. Park B. Lived (house) C. Sanctuary
  • 9. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  • 10. Great Answer The Machu Pichu is Sanctuary
  • 11. 2. The Coliseum was used for which reason? A. Gladiatorial Combat B. Football C. Plays
  • 12. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  • 13. Right Again ! The Coliseum was used for gladiatorial combat in Rome, Italy.
  • 14. 3. Machu Picchu was lost to mankind for hundreds of years. It is a Cultural feature because it was the center of __________ culture. A. Cherokee B. Inca C. Hindu
  • 15. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  • 16. You are Correct Machu Picchu was lost to mankind for hundreds of years. It is a Cultural feature because it was the center of Inca culture.
  • 17. 4. The Taj Mahal is the world’s most beautiful ___________? A. Tomb B. Palace C. Business
  • 18. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  • 19. I am Smiling The Taj Mahal which is located in India and is the world’s most beautiful tomb.
  • 20. • 5. Chichen Itza built in ________ civilization. A. Aryan Civilization B. Maya Civilization C. Mesopotamian Civilization
  • 21. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  • 22. You hit the Target • Chichen Itza built in Maya civilization.
  • 23. 6. What is the largest man-made barrier in the world? A. Machu Picchu B. Taj Mahal C. Great Wall of China
  • 24. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  • 25. Journey Over The Great Wall of China is the world’s largest man-made barrier.
  • 26. AFFECTS ON THE WONDER  NATURAL • Soil erosion in Machu Pichu • Acid rain in Taj Mahal, Coliseum • Lost of Hanging garden of Babylon and other ancient wonders  MAN MADE • Industrial and vehicle smoke • Littering
  • 27. CONCLUSION  Maintaince the glories of the wonders  Awareness among citizens  Modern technologies  Duties as a citizen
  • 28. We hope that you have enjoyed your vacation visiting the Wonders of the World. By : Sabyasachi Bhowmick.