Presentation on theme: "Empire State Building: Geometry and Architecture"— Presentation transcript:
1Empire State Building: Geometry and Architecture By: Jacob and Ben
2The Empire state building is located in New York City.
3It was designed by William F. Lamb and built by the Starrett Brothers.
4The Empire state building was built for a competition to see who could build the biggest building in the shortest amount of time. The building was up against the Chrysler Building and 40 Wall Street.40 Wall StreetThe Chrysler Building
6The Empire state building has 102 floors with a height of 1,224 feet (373.2 meters).
7This is what the Empire state building is made out of. Glass Concrete Chamfered corner radio mast Steel mullion Flush window
8The Empire state building is composed of multiple shapes The Empire state building is composed of multiple shapes. The pictures should help.It has a wider base but is essentially a set of rectangular prisms going up the building.
9Geometry in The Empire State Building 2 Obtuse Angles1 Line of SymmetryAbout 10 Right AnglesRectangular Prism