Slovakia Template T 2


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    1. 1. Slovakia Name: Period 2 World Geography IA Mr. Johnson Fall 2008 (Remove all italicized text as you answer the questions in this slideshow) Copyright, Concept & Creation: Geetesh Bajaj
    2. 2. Symbols <ul><li>What is the significance of </li></ul><ul><li>the colors/design of Slovakia’s flag ? </li></ul><ul><li>Its national emblem? (Coat of-arms) </li></ul>
    3. 3. Location <ul><li>Tell which countries are its neighbors and/or the major bodies of water on its coastline. </li></ul><ul><li>Is it landlocked ? </li></ul><ul><li>Insert a political map here. (Do not use the map below left) </li></ul>(Answer both of these questions)
    4. 4. Slovakian geographic Features <ul><li>Show a view of the Carpathian mountains. </li></ul>Add a slide here if you have more than one pretty picture to post. Scenery shots may need little explanation.
    5. 5. Physical Map <ul><li>Insert a physical map here . </li></ul><ul><li>What interesting geographic fact does it illustrate (about the Tatras )? </li></ul>
    6. 6. Capital City (answer at least the first two questions) <ul><li>What is the absolute location of Slovakia’s capital ? </li></ul><ul><li>Is it the largest city in Slovakia ? </li></ul><ul><li>What are its most important functions besides government? </li></ul>Post a large picture with latitude, longitude, and another detail.
    7. 7. <ul><li>Tell about the climate and typical weather patterns in Slovakia throughout the calendar year. </li></ul>Slovakian Climate Insert a climograph or a picture that illustrates this country’s weather here.
    8. 8. Slovakian Agriculture <ul><li>What percentage of Slovakians work in agriculture ? </li></ul><ul><li>What are Slovakia’s primary agricultural products? </li></ul><ul><li>What foods do they import? </li></ul>Illustration on this page may be a graph showing percentage employed in agriculture and other sectors of the Slovakian economy.
    9. 9. Environmentalism <ul><li>Upon which renewable and non-renewable resources do they rely for energy? </li></ul><ul><li>Tell what measures Slovakia has taken to improve its environment and curb pollution. </li></ul>(Answer either of these questions)
    10. 10. Government <ul><li>Describe the structure of Slovakian government . </li></ul><ul><li>Is it democratic? </li></ul><ul><li>Explain how laws are made and changed in Slovakia. </li></ul><ul><li>Tell how people are chosen to lead the country and for how long their terms should be. </li></ul>Insert picture of political leader along with his name and the political party he/she represents (answer at least the first two questions)
    11. 11. Economy of Slovakia <ul><li>Is Slovakia a Developed Country ? </li></ul><ul><li>Describe its transition from a command (planned) economy to a market economy. </li></ul><ul><li>Explain which goods and services are produced in your country. </li></ul><ul><li>How do people typically provide for the needs of themselves and their families? </li></ul>(answer at least the first two questions)
    12. 12. Monetary system <ul><li>What’s the official exchange rate with the U.S. dollar? </li></ul>Illustrate this country’s currency, historical or current.
    13. 13. Agriculture <ul><li>What percent of the land is arable? </li></ul><ul><li>What proportion of this the Slovakian people are commercial farmers? </li></ul><ul><li>Is it self-sufficient or must it buy food abroad? </li></ul>(answer at least one of these questions)
    14. 14. Population Pyramid <ul><li>What major trends do the bar graph changes at Population/pyramids/index </li></ul><ul><li>indicate as a result of: </li></ul><ul><li>birth rate? </li></ul><ul><li>health care? </li></ul><ul><li>war or other disaster? </li></ul>
    15. 15. Latvian Tourism <ul><li>Tell about the points of interest in your country that people from other countries may be interested in visiting. </li></ul><ul><li>What sites do the tour guides recommend? </li></ul>
    16. 16. Customs and Traditions <ul><li>Slovak Culture . Tell about the important customs and traditions celebrated in Slovakia. Include information about who celebrates and when they celebrate. </li></ul>Koho chlieb je�, toho pieseň spievaj. “ Whose bread you eat, his song you should sing.”
    17. 17. Slovakian cuisine What cultural influences are involved with the preparation of Slovakian food? You may cut-and-paste a food picture and/or recipe as long as it is properly linked.
    18. 18. Sports and recreation <ul><li>What is your country’s primary spectator sport? </li></ul><ul><li>Is football (soccer) important there? </li></ul><ul><li>Basketball? </li></ul><ul><li>Any other major sport? </li></ul>(answer at least one of these questions)
    19. 19. Slovakian Military <ul><li>Is your country a member of NATO ? </li></ul><ul><li>What other international treaty and trade organizations does it belong to? </li></ul><ul><li>How much does it spend annually on defense? </li></ul>The North Atlantic Treaty Organization
    20. 20. Slovakian history Make a timeline of at least five important historical events using the timeline of Czechoslovakia Description of Event Description of Event Description of Event Description of Event Description of Event 1993 4th Date 3rd Date 2nd Date 1st Date Communism Collapses WWII 1 st Event
    21. 21. Communism What was the Eastern Bloc?
    22. 22. Czechoslovakia What was the “Velvet Divorce?”
    23. 23. Current Event <ul><li>Summarize a current event involving this country. </li></ul>Post and caption a picture this event has generated.
    24. 24. Summary <ul><li>What new insight did you get while researching this project? Anything totally unexpected? </li></ul><ul><li>If you were to visit this county, where would you most want to go? </li></ul>
    25. 25. Links <ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>World /Slovakia </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Lonely / </li></ul><ul><li> /Slovakia </li></ul><ul><li> /Slovakia </li></ul><ul><li>The Guide to the Slovak Republic </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>Trek /gallery/Europe/Slovakia/ </li></ul><ul><li>National </li></ul><ul><li>Post any links on this page for websites not already noted. Be sure to hit “enter” to set the link. </li></ul>