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<ul><li> 1. SEVEN MODERNWONDERS OF THEWORLD</li></ul> <p> 2. </p> <ul><li>The American Society of Civil Engineers </li></ul> <ul><li>compiled a list of seven wonders of the world. </li></ul> <ul><li>The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is a professional body founded in 1852 to represent members of the civil engineering profession worldwide.</li></ul> <p> 3. THE PANAMA CANAL </p> <ul><li>Began in 1880s and finished in 1914 </li></ul> <ul><li>It joins the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. </li></ul> <p> 4. THE PANAMA CANAL </p> <ul><li>Engineers describe the canal as a victory of humans over geography. </li></ul> <ul><li>Workers dug huge amounts of land and tamed rivers. </li></ul> <p> 5. THE ITAIPU DAM </p> <ul><li>It is the worlds largest hydroelectric plant </li></ul> <ul><li>It was completed in 1884 </li></ul> <p> 6. THE ITAIPU DAM </p> <ul><li>It goes across Panama river </li></ul> <ul><li>It is between Brazil and Paraguay </li></ul> <p> 7. THE GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE </p> <ul><li>Began in 1933 and finished in 1937 </li></ul> <ul><li>It is located in the north of san francisco </li></ul> <p> 8. THE GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE </p> <ul><li>It is the tallest brigde </li></ul> <ul><li>It connects the city of San Francisco on the northern tip of the San Francisco Peninsula to Marin County</li></ul> <p> 9. THE CN TOWER </p> <ul><li>It is one of the tallest free-standing buildings </li></ul> <ul><li>Began in 1973 and finished in 1976 </li></ul> <p> 10. THE CN TOWER </p> <ul><li>It is a signature icon of Toronto's skyline, and a symbol of Canada </li></ul> <ul><li>The constructors used it for tv and radio broadcasting</li></ul> <p> 11. CHANNEL TUNNEL</p> <ul><li>Began in 1987 and finished in 1994 </li></ul> <ul><li>It is a remarkable convenience </li></ul> <p> 12. CHANNEL TUNNEL </p> <ul><li>The channel joins France and England </li></ul> <ul><li>A train carries the cars,buses and trucks through the tunnel </li></ul> <p> 13. THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING </p> <ul><li>First building with 102 stories. New York, NY, U.S.</li></ul> <ul><li>It was completed in 1931 </li></ul> <ul><li>It is the tallest building built in just 410 days </li></ul> <p> 14. THE NETHERLANDS NORTH SEAPROTECTION WORKS </p> <ul><li>It is another victory over geography </li></ul> <ul><li>It is below sea level </li></ul> <ul><li>It was built to control river and shut out the sea </li></ul> <p> 15. Conclusion </p> <ul><li>Our world has many significant works of art.All these seven wonders were created by man,showing how far that we have come in technology and construction. </li></ul> <p> 16. THANK YOU</p>