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The Seven Wonders of the Modern World

The Seven Wonders of the Modern World contain some of the tallest and longest constructions ever made. Do you think you know about them well?


 

Quiz ID:#30837
Fun:*** (2.45)
Difficulty:** (1.56)
Category:Geography
Created By:juggler314tus****!!

 

 

 



#1   This North American building was the tallest building in the world from 1931-1972.






#2   This wonder is often called "the Chunnel".






#3   In 1976, this Canadian building became the tallest free-standing structure in the world.






#4   One of the new seven wonders is a two-mile-long surge barrier located in Norway.




#5   This bridge is held together by cables that are 36.5 inches in diameter, the largest ever made for a bridge.






#6   This 50-mile-long canal took 34 years to build and was the then-most deadly and then-most expensive project in the world.

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

#7   The Itaipu Dam is over 8,000 meters wide.




#8   New York is nick-named this; the wonder located there has the same name.






#9   Even though the Itaipu Dam is located on Brazil's and Paraguay's border, Brazil owns the dam.




#10   In what city is the tallest-free-standing structure in the Western Hemisphere located?

Your Answer: (Show Hint)

 

 


   



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