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Venezuela

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Intro
There are many countries in the world with their own ways of life, but none that can quite duplicate the rarity of Venezuela. From its exotic landscape and distinctive culture, this country has defined itself in so many ways.

Tourism
Conclusion
Venezuela has shown to be a country of remarkable individuality as any would. Their unique culture and history has defined them as Vnezuelans and because of them, they have helped shape the world.
History
Indians
Carib/Arawak
National Symbols

Venezuela
Geography
Government
Economy
Culture
Venezuelan Highlands
Major Cities
(Capitol)
West of country
Maracaibo Lowlands
Northwest
Oil wells
Lake Maracaibo
Llanos
Center of country
Landscape
Guiana Highlands
Angel Falls
South & East of country
Almost population
72 islands
Tropical, humid climate
4 parts
Europeans
Christopher Columbus
Alfonso de Ojeda
El Dorado
Language
Religion
Food
Arepas
Hallaca
Black beans
Rice
Holidays
Festivals
Christmas
Easter
Independence Day
Corpus Christi
Constitution
Type
President
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Little population
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Currency
Exports
Imports
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Angel Falls
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Cinnamon Golfeados
Ingredients
3/4 cup milk, warm
2 tbs yeast
1/4 cup sugar
2 1/2 cups panela
3 cups flour
1 tsp sea salt
1 tsp vanilla
1 tbs anise
2 eggs, beaten
7 tbs butter
8 oz queso blanco
2/3 cup water
Directions
In a bowl, combine 1/4 c of milk, 1/4 tsp sugar and stir. Let stand 5 min
Combine 1/4 c of sugar, 3 tbs panela, flour and salt with yeast. Mix on low and add milk, eggs, and vanilla while knead dough
Add half of softened butter and 1 tbs anise
Raise speed medium until shiny dough forms
Transfer dough to oiled bowl, cover it, and let rise for half hour
In separate bowl, combine queso blanco, 1/2 c panela, and 1 tsp cinnamon
On a floured surface, roll dough out into rectangle with 1/8 inch thickness
Brush dough with 3 tbs butter and top with queso blanco mixture
Roll into log and cut into 1 in rolls. Allow to rise
Preheat oven to 350 degrees and bake until warm and bubbly
Arepa
Ingredients
2 c arepa flour
2 tsp kosher salt
2 tbs vegetable oil

Directions
Combine arepa flour and salt in medium bowl and add 2 1/2 c of warm water
Use a wooden spoon and stir until no clumps remain.
Let rest 5 min
Knead dough a few times in bowl, then divide into 8 pieces. Flatten on surface until 1 in thick
Heat 1 tbs of oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add arepas and cook until golden brown
Let cool and serve
Quiz
What is the capitol of Venezuela?
A. Maracaibo

B. Valencia

C. Caracas
Who is the President of Venezuela?
A. Hugo Chavez

B. Nicolas Maduro

C. Barack Obama
In what region are oil wells most found?
A. Caracas

B. Maracaibo Lowlands

C. Venezuelan Highlands
What part of South America is Venezuela found in?
A. North

B. South

C. West
What is the national dish?
A. Arepas

B. Hallaca

C. Bananas
Who is the currency named after?
A. Simon Bolivar

B. Nicolas Maduro

C. Hugo Chavez
When is Venezuela's Independence Day?
A. June 5th

B. July 5th

C. July 4th
Big population
Ancient, large rock formations
Name
Coro
Simon Bolivar
Oil
Ethnicities
African and Indian
2/3 mixed ancestry
Patron Saints' Day
Carnaval
Feb-March
Lent
Eucharist
Vice president
22 states
One of Latin America's oldest democracies
Protests
Salto Angel
979 meters
Jimmy Pilot
Pico Bolivar
Merida State
4,978 meters
cable car
La Isla Margarita
Flag
Colors
Sport
Bird
Flower
Flor de Mayo
Venezuelan Troupial
What is Venezuela's national sport?
A. Soccer

B. Baseball

C. Basketball
How tall is Pico Bolivar?
A. 1,000 meters

B. 889 meters

C. 979 meters
When was Venezuela's latest Constitution established?
A. 1978

B. 2002

C. 1999
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