Wonders of the world

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Wonders of the world

  1. 1. WONDERS OF THE WORLD
  2. 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. 7. YUCATAN, MEXICO CHICHEN ITZA  Mesoamerican  Maya civilization
  8. 8. 1. The Machu Pichu is ___________? A. Park B. Lived (house) C. Sanctuary
  9. 9. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  10. 10. Great Answer The Machu Pichu is Sanctuary
  11. 11. 2. The Coliseum was used for which reason? A. Gladiatorial Combat B. Football C. Plays
  12. 12. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  13. 13. Right Again ! The Coliseum was used for gladiatorial combat in Rome, Italy.
  14. 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. 15. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  16. 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. 17. 4. The Taj Mahal is the world’s most beautiful ___________? A. Tomb B. Palace C. Business
  18. 18. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  19. 19. I am Smiling The Taj Mahal which is located in India and is the world’s most beautiful tomb.
  20. 20. • 5. Chichen Itza built in ________ civilization. A. Aryan Civilization B. Maya Civilization C. Mesopotamian Civilization
  21. 21. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  22. 22. You hit the Target • Chichen Itza built in Maya civilization.
  23. 23. 6. What is the largest man-made barrier in the world? A. Machu Picchu B. Taj Mahal C. Great Wall of China
  24. 24. SORRY – WRONG ANSWER Please click here to return to the question. Try Again!
  25. 25. Journey Over The Great Wall of China is the world’s largest man-made barrier.
  26. 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. 27. CONCLUSION  Maintaince the glories of the wonders  Awareness among citizens  Modern technologies  Duties as a citizen
  28. 28. We hope that you have enjoyed your vacation visiting the Wonders of the World. By : Sabyasachi Bhowmick.

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