The Eiffel Tower

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The Eiffel Tower

Fast Fact about math in the Eiffel Tower - When the Eiffel Tower was under construction, they had to think about wind resistance. So they put a curve on the outer edges of the tower so it wouldn't fall. The equation used to solve the problem....- x=distance between the top of the tower and a. Let - P(x)=weight of the part of the tower above a, - f(x)=half width of the tower at a.-Finally: Moment of weight from the tower, relative to point a is equal to p(x) and f(x). (fill in the variables)

The Eiffel Tower Project

Eifffel Tower construction

This is how the Eiffel Tower looks today


Most people associate French culture with Paris, which is a center of fashion, cuisine, art and architecture, but life outside of the City of Lights is very different and varies by region. Historically, the French culture was influenced by Celtic and Gallo-Roman cultures as well as the Franks, a Germanic tribe. France was initially defined as the western area of Germany known as Rhineland but it later came to refer to a territory that was known as Gaul during the Iron Age and Roman era.

This pic. shows a blueprint from the eiffel tower!

Sebastian Eiffel tower

"Well, I think the curves of the four pillars of the monument, as the calculations have provided them, give it a great sense of force and beauty." - Gustave Eiffel (engineer who created the Eiffel Tower)

Facts..- Iron tower located on The Champ de Mars in Paris. - Tallest structure in Paris- Also the most-visited paid monument in the world- It took approximately 2 years and 2 months to build- opened on the 6 of May 1889.

Ramiro eiffel tower

Luis eiffel tower

Period:7 Luis Pablo CornejoSebastian DeanRamiro Aguirre


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