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JAMAICA

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Julie Sagli

on 23 October 2015

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Transcript of JAMAICA

Why is English the official language?
- Colonization

- Native language died

- Slaves influenced by England

- Invented a patois language
History
- Arawaks

- Xaymaca

- Disease

- Colony

- Buccaneers

- Henry Morgan

- King Charles II

- Port Royal

- Independence
Geography
Population
- Original inhabitants

- Europeans

- Slaves

- Descendants
Economy
Which ethnic groups have english as their official language?
- Black Jamaicans Jamaican English/Patois
- Indo - Jamaicans - || -
- White Jamaicans English
JAMAICA
- 35 times the size!
- Slum area
in Montego Bay
Government/Politics
- Welfare-system

- Constitutional monarchy

- Head of state and prime minister

- PNP - People's National Party

- Portia Simpson-Miller

Religion
- Free belief

- Most Christians (protestants and catholic)

- Rastafarians
Culture
- Rastafari movement

- 1930

- Monotheistic belief system

- Tradition

- Reagge music

- What is reagge?

- Bob Marley


Sports and leisure
- Very active people

- Usain Bolt

- Cricket

- Freetime
Sources
PICTURES
- https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/8c/ba/9f/8cba9f513a2e1563d1cd5327faa087f1.jpg
- http://www.voyagerinfo.com/sites/default/files/users/15/Kingston-Jamaica.jpg
- http://www.fortismagna.com/img/Jamaica/Moorea.jpg
- http://mapsof.net/uploads/static-maps/location_of_jamaica.png
- http://www.globalis.no/Land/Sammenlign-land/(country1)/255/(country2)/306
- http://jamaicajamaica.yolasite.com/resources/PieChart.png
-http://www.potentmagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/Jamaica_Calaloo.jpg
- http://getreadysetfit.com/2015/05/08/train-like-a-jamaican-athlete-part-1-the-sprinter
- http://www.snipview.com/q/Religion_in_Jamaica
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FACTS
- http://www.oxfordaasc.com/public/samples/sample_country.jsp
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jamican_English
-http://www.globalis.no/Land/Jamaica
- https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sport_in_Jamaica
- http://www.nationsencyclopedia.com/Americas/Jamaica-RELIGIONS.html
- http://jis.gov.jm/information/jamaican-history/

A special thanks to Jelena, who believed we could do this task on our own. Your task have made us grown stronger and smarter.
- Acriculture

- Mining industry

- Tourism

- Bad negotiating with Cuba

- IMF: International Monetary Fund

- Unemployment and poverty.
- Rastafari cap
Prime minister: Portia Simpson-Miller
The rastafarian flag
Cricket
Jamaican athletes
Habitants in Jamaica
Jamaican flag
Acriculture
Mining industry
Tourism
Henry Morgan
King Charles II
Port Royal
Julie, Juni, Mali, Erling
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