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Bolivia

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Brittany Thompson

on 20 September 2012

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Bolivia The Travel Experts La Paz Bolivia, The Countries Bolivia Borders Are: Bolivia is in South America Bolivia Peru
Brazil
Chile
Argentina
Paraguay Bolivia is landlocked, so it doesn't border any bodies of water In the Mountains its dry due to elevation Climate Bolivia has both a rainy season and a dry season Temperatures vary from climates and elevation Examples Near the slopes to the northeast of the mountains, its a semi-tropical climate Major Geographical Features The Andes Mountains The Altiplano Lake Titicaca Famous People Simon Bolivar Bolivia named after him Independence Simon Patino Richest man in 1900s from mining tin James Escalante Actor from the movie Stand and Deliver Popular Sports Soccer Never placed in any Olympic events Have not won a World Cup or big soccer match Fried pork, chicha, and corn Foods! Humitas Sandwich de Chola Chicharron Corn & cheese in corn leaves Roasted pig, lettuce, & locoto VOCAB! Locoto- a variety of the red pepper; grows in the warmer valleys of Peru and Bolivia. Its plum-shaped and has one large seed What Is Bolivia Famous For? Cordillera Real Jungles Grasslands Wildlife Titicaca Largest lake in SA Tiwanaku Pre-Inca Civilization Statue Salar de Uyuni World's largest salt flat 1 American Dollar = 7.01 Bobs Money Boliviano or Bob 1 Bob = 0.1427 American Dollars Their bills include the: 100, 50, 20, 10, 1 Their cents include: Dollar Cents 1
2
5 Cents 10
20
50 Culture Languages 30 Different Languages Spanish is the main language in some parts But in other places its Quechua VOCAB! 60% of Bolivia is from an indigenous culture from Bolivia Indigenous- Born or originated in a particular place or country; produced naturally in a country or climate; native; not exotic. On November 1st, they have a holiday called All Saints Day or Dia de Todos los Santos -Celebrate returning of the rain & re-flowering of the earth -Souls of the dead return to reaffirm life Traditions When greeting, women kiss on the cheek Men pat each other on the shoulder Women abandon their last name and add their husband's Culture Dias de la Independencia Similar to our Independence Day August 5-7th
Won Independence from Spain Sources •http://blog.spaceja.com/bolivia-climate/
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http://blog.easytobook.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/kissing-cheeks.jpg VOCAB! Cordillera- Mountain range with majestic jungles and amazing grasslands full of wildlife Gracias! ! Por Brittany & Michael http://www.flags-flags-flags.org.uk/bolivian-flag.htm What Bolivia's Flag Stand for Yellow - a symbol of generosity
Red - hardiness, bravery, strength & valour
Green - hope, joy and love The mountain and plains represents the geography of the country
The llama represents the national animal
The crossed muskets symbolize the struggle for independence
The olive branches symbolize peace
The eagle symbolizes liberty Bolivian Coat of Arms Bolivia Clips YouTube
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