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  • Vietnam
  • Where is it?
    • 1.Located in the south eastern Asia.
    • 2.Nearby countries : Kampuchea, China ↓ , Thailand and Cambodia.
    • Kampuchea ->
    • Thailand ↘
    • Cambodia ↘
  • Geography
    • The flat land area↗: less than 20%.
    • The mountains↘: 40% (higher than hills).
    • The hills↑: 40%.
    • The forests->: 42% .
  • Facts about Vietnam
    • About 86 million people .
    • Chinese people: 1.5 %
    • It has been influenced by China and India since the ancient times.
    • Communist country
    • Official language: Vietnamese
    • Others: English, French and Chinese.
    • The Religion:Buddhism->50 million.
    • Catholicism->3 million
  • Pictures of Vietnamese clothing
  • Pictures of Vietnam architectures
  • Vietnamese Festivals New Year's Day February third Revolutionary Day September second National Day Ho Chi-Min birthday date                                                 
    • Vietnam War
  • Vietnam War
    • After world war II, Vietnam was divided into 2 parts.
    • North: France
    •  Viet Cong
    • South: Emperor Bao-Dai
    •  1955 South Vietnam
  • The beginning of the war
    • In 1959, Viet Cong decided to unify the whole Vietnam -> secretly sent lots of armies to the southern part.
    • In August, 1961 Berlin Wall-> was built.
    • In September, 1961, Soviet Union started nuclear weapons testing-> again.
    • 1.+2. -> John Kennedy↗ decided to help South Vietnam to show America’s determination to be against Soviet Union.
    • Gulf of Tonkin Incident: In1964, an American warship, Turner Joy was attacked. United States Congress approved that President Johnson was able to send armies to Vietnam any time.
    • -> America was in the Vietnam War
    • Tet Offensive: In 1968, Viet Cong started attacking almost all the cities of South Vietnam
    • 1972, the last one of American army left Vietnam.
    • In 1975, the Vietnam War ended.
    • On July second, 1976, the whole Vietnam was unified.
  • Vietnamese Water Puppet
    • In holidays, weddings or other important times.
    • A pavilion with one-meter-deep water.
    • The people controlling the puppets are behind bamboo curtain.
    • Use poles and lines to control.
  • The Origin of the Puppets
    • Farmers in northern Vietnam (where are many rivers) played puppets as an amusement.
    • In the twelfth century, the emperor saw it and admired, so it became very popular.
    • It can only be played in clear water-> it’s harder and harder to watch it in the river.
  • Vietnamese food culture 越南飲食文化
  • The Differences between Vietnamese and Chinese Food
    • It has been influenced a lot by Chinese cuisine.
    • Fish sauce is used instead of Chinese soybean sauce.
    • More herbs and spices are used than Chinese food.
    • Lemons are used a lot.
    • Less oil but more vegetables.
  • Famous Food
    • Balut: duck egg with chick and yolk
    • It looks disgusting↗, but with delicious flavor↑.
  • Famous Food
    • Spring roll
    • Sauce: lemon juice, sugar and fish sauce.
    • ->-> ->->
  • Famous Food
    • Rice noodle soup: it’s very similar to Taiwanese Haka rice noodle soup.