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ITALY

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ITALY
BY SARA AWAD

HISTORY

TIMELINE
Geography
- Italy is a country in Southern Europe. it has an area of one hundred sixteen thousand three hundred twenty four square miles.

- Italy's capital is Rome with a population of 3.3 million.

- Other country's surrounding Italy are Switzerland,Austria, France and Slovenia.

-Italy is known to be a peninsula and sticks out into the Mediterranean sea, it is surrounded by water on each of its three sides.




People
The official language spoken in Italy is italian, but there are others who speak german and french.

About 90% of Italy are Roman Catholics but there are also a growing number of muslims and jewish people.

Italy has a population of 61 million.



Culture
Italians celebrate most christian holidays
including christmas and easter.


Important dates

- september 19 The feast of san Gennaro
- November 1st Saints Day
- january 6 Eiphany
- April 25 Liberation Day
Recent News
Italy arrests migrant who reached Europe by boat over Tunisia museum attack
#coolfact3-
the creator of this
master piece is Leonardo
da Vinci he was an artist
scientist and most of all an italian
#cool fact1- next time you want to locate Italy on the map just look for a high heel shaped boot.
FOOD
ART
MUSIC
1348 -
The Black Death plague strikes Italy and kills around one third of the population.
1503
- Leonardo da Vinci paints the Mona Lisa.
1946

- The Italian Republic is formed along with a new constitution. Women gain the right to vote.
1940

- Italy joins World War II on the side of Germany. Italy invades Greece.
1895

- The telegraph is invented by Marconi.
2002
- The Euro becomes the official currency of Italy.
2009 April

- Earthquake strikes towns in the mountainous Abruzzo region, leaving hundreds of people dead and thousands homeless.
RESOURCES
http://www.ducksters.com/geography/country/italy.php
Info for geography/everything else
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/countries/italy

Info for history
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-17435616
info for culture
https://prezi.com/o1wx9mrgjhba/italy/
Info for people
https://prezi.com/xziqqpfitemt/italy/

Info of recent news
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/italy/11617369/Italy-arrests-Tunisia-museum-terror-attack-suspect.html
my brain
Italians are very well known throughout the world for for their pizza, pasta and tomato sauce.
types of italian art

- Roman art
- Medieval art
- Modern art
-Contemporary art
Types of italian music

-Opera
- Folk music
- Classical music
- Religious music
On march 2015 a 22 year old Moroccan migrant was arrested two months after the bombing that took place on the Tunis museum that left 21 tourists dead

been there Italy book
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