Skyscrapers questions This is a list of recently added questions about skyscrapers. Play skyscrapers quiz and see all the questions. How tall is the Jin Mao Tower in Shanghai?420 m (1380ft). The Jin Mao Tower is an 88-story (93 if counting the floors in the spire) landmark skyscraper in Lujiazui, Pudong, Shanghai, China. It is 420.5 metres (1,380 feet) tall and is one of the tallest buildings in the world. It contains a shopping mall, offices and the Grand Hyatt Shanghai hotel, which at the time of completion was the highest hotel in the world. Created by: Fabiennehard 49% 620 m (2034ft)620 m (2034ft)1243420 m (1380ft)420 m (1380ft)1428220 m (721ft)220 m (721ft)163110 m (360ft)110 m (360ft)53China riddles » Which European city has the most skyscrapers?In Moscow. In 2012, seven out of the fifteen highest skyscrapers in Europe were in Moscow. Another few high-rise buildings are under construction.Created by: Tschukahard 45% in Londonin London9009in Frankfurtin Frankfurt7867in Moscowin Moscow16218in Madridin Madrid2177technical riddles » How long were the construction works of the Empire State Building?1 year and 35 days. The construction lasted only one year and 35 days. Designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon, the building has a roof height of 380 m, and with its antenna included, it stands a total of 443.2 m tall. Its name is derived from "Empire State", the nickname for New York. As of 2017 the Empire State Building is the fifth-tallest completed skyscraper in the United States and the 28th-tallest in the world. Created by: Tschukahard 43% 1 year and 35 days1 year and 35 days11492 years and 6 months2 years and 6 months6784 years4 years47927 years27 years354the United States riddles » What is the tallest man-made structure in France? (not including broadcast antennas) Millau Viaduct. Designed by the French structural engineer Michel Virlogeux and British architect Norman Foster, it is the tallest bridge in the world. The P2 pier of the Viaduct is 343.0 meters (1,125 ft) tall, 19 meters taller than the Eiffel tower.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% Eiffel TowerEiffel Tower5416Millau ViaductMillau Viaduct7717Tour MontparnasseTour Montparnasse1622Tour du Crédit LyonnaisTour du Crédit Lyonnais2832buildings riddles » What is the world's second tallest structure? (after Burj Khalifa in Dubai)Tokyo Skytree (pictured) reached its full height of 634.0 meters (2,080 ft) in March 2011, making it the tallest tower in the world, displacing the Canton Tower, and the second tallest structure in the world.Created by: Saorihard 53% Petronas Twin TowersPetronas Twin Towers2549CN TowerCN Tower2331Taipei 101Taipei 1015634Tokyo SkytreeTokyo Skytree12279towers riddles » This is the tallest freestanding structure in the Southern Hemisphere. Where is it?In New Zealand. The Sky Tower in Auckland (pictured) is 328 meters or 1,076 ft tall. It has become an iconic structure in Auckland's skyline.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 44% in Brazilin Brazil1259in South Africain South Africa2243in Indonesiain Indonesia2263in New Zealandin New Zealand4533New Zealand riddles » This tower is one of the most famous tourist attractions of Lisbon. What was it used for?It is a lift. The Santa Justa Lift connects the lower streets of the Baixa with the higher Carmo Square. Since its construction, the Lift has become a tourist attraction in Lisbon. Among the urban lifts in the city, Santa Justa is the only remaining vertical one.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 40% it is a watchtowerit is a watchtower1503it is a water towerit is a water tower2344it is a liftit is a lift3658it is an execution towerit is an execution tower1469Portugal riddles » When is the Eiffel Tower the highest?In summer. The tower stands 320 meters (1,050 ft) tall, about the same height as an 81-storey building. Because of thermal expansion, the height varies by 15 cm (5.9 in) due to temperature.Created by: Steve Lambertyaverage 61% In winterIn winter2039In springIn spring722In summerIn summer10617In autumnIn autumn3896Paris riddles » This is well known Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco. But what is Transamerica?Insurance company. Although the tower no longer serves as the Transamerica Corporation headquarters, it is still strongly associated with the company and is depicted in the company's logo. In 1999, Transamerica was acquired by Dutch insurance company Aegon. When the non-insurance operations of Transamerica were later sold to GE Capital, Aegon retained the building as an investmentCreated by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 36% airlinesairlines1328insurance companyinsurance company1915container ship operatorcontainer ship operator1066electric utility companyelectric utility company877companies riddles » Which city has the largest number of buildings taller than 100m?Hong Kong lost its leadership to Dubai if only high-rise skyscrapers above 300m are counted. But in category "over 100m", its position is safe with over 2300 buildings. It is followed by New York City with less than 800.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% New YorkNew York4435DubaiDubai3596Hong KongHong Kong6838TokioTokio1505geography of China riddles » Play skyscrapers quiz and see all the questions.