Poland




By: Dylan Rychcik


    Take a Tour of Poland
Where do you want to go?
  Geography         Geography 2               Geography 3


 Geography 4       Geography 5       ...
Bibliography
• http://www-
  personal.umich.edu/~jbourj/photogallery/p
  hoto00000041/chopin1.jpg .
• www.wikipedia.com
• ...
Geography
• In Poland their neighboring country is
  Germany.
• Also they have the Carpathian mountain
  range on the Sout...
Geography 2
• It is the 69th largest country in the world.
• The total land is 312,679 square
  kilometers.
• Sometimes Ar...
Geography 3
• Subtropical winds come from the South
  Atlantic.
• The hottest cities in Poland are: Tarnow,
  Wroclaw, and...
Geography 4
• Winter Temperatures in mountain valleys
  can go to 4 degrees F below.
• When they start autumn it is genera...
Geography 5
• Poland has 9,300 lakes
• That’s almost 10% (10,000 square meters)
  of the land.
• The lowest point of Polan...
Geography 6
• The highest point of Poland is Rysy at
  2,499 M.
• The capital of Poland is Warsaw.
• 29% of land is forest...
Geography 7
• There are 23 national parks in Poland.
• Biebrza is one of the larger ones.
• It is 592.23 km squared




  ...
Geography 8
• The Coastline of Poland is 491 km.
• 15% of crops in Poland are permanent.
• Some of their resources are: co...
People
• The people in Poland speak Polish.
• The population is about 38,482,919.
• 97% of the people there are Polish.


...
Religion
• 90% of people are Roman Catholic.
• They celebrate Christmas and Easter like
  us.
• The Roman Catholic Church ...
Economy
• Poland’s budget is 91.4 billion Zloty
• $1 in U.S. = 2.83 Zloty
• 6th largest economy in the EU




            ...
Government
• Republic.
• President election happen every 5 years.
• Prime minister is the head of government.




        ...
Poland’s Major disaster
• In 1934, in Poland, there was a major
  flood.
• The total destruction is that 1,260 KM of
  Pol...
Poland’s major disaster 2
• 22,059 building were either damaged or
  destroyed.
• 167 KM of roads were destroyed.
• Also 7...
Poland’s Major disaster 3
• 12 million U.S. dollars (60 million Polish
  zlotys) is what it would take to fix the
  damage...
Major sports

• In Poland there are many sports one is
  soccer.
• Others include hockey, handball, Track
  and field, and...
Major sports 2

• Hockey is another sport in Poland.
• Mariusz Czerkawski was a Polish hockey
  player, born in Radomsko, ...
Major sports 3
• Baltic beaches were where Polish people fish,
  canoe, and kayak.
• They also have other water sports the...
Major sports 4
• In Poland mountains were the spots for
  winter and summer fun.
• The Polish enjoy hiking, mountain bikin...
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  1. 1. Poland By: Dylan Rychcik Take a Tour of Poland
  2. 2. Where do you want to go? Geography Geography 2 Geography 3 Geography 4 Geography 5 Geography 6 Geography 7 Geography 8 Major sports Major sports 2 Major sports 3 Major sports 4 People Economy Government Religion Bibliography Click here to exit
  3. 3. Bibliography • http://www- personal.umich.edu/~jbourj/photogallery/p hoto00000041/chopin1.jpg . • www.wikipedia.com • www.flikr.com Back
  4. 4. Geography • In Poland their neighboring country is Germany. • Also they have the Carpathian mountain range on the Southern border. • The country is in central Europe. Back
  5. 5. Geography 2 • It is the 69th largest country in the world. • The total land is 312,679 square kilometers. • Sometimes Arctic air blows down from the North Atlantic Ocean. Back
  6. 6. Geography 3 • Subtropical winds come from the South Atlantic. • The hottest cities in Poland are: Tarnow, Wroclaw, and Slubice. • Poland is a little smaller than New Mexico. Back
  7. 7. Geography 4 • Winter Temperatures in mountain valleys can go to 4 degrees F below. • When they start autumn it is generally warm and sunny until the rain starts. • The average rain Poland gets a year is 23.6 in. Back
  8. 8. Geography 5 • Poland has 9,300 lakes • That’s almost 10% (10,000 square meters) of the land. • The lowest point of Poland is Raczki Elblaskie at -1,8 M Back
  9. 9. Geography 6 • The highest point of Poland is Rysy at 2,499 M. • The capital of Poland is Warsaw. • 29% of land is forest or woodland Back
  10. 10. Geography 7 • There are 23 national parks in Poland. • Biebrza is one of the larger ones. • It is 592.23 km squared Back
  11. 11. Geography 8 • The Coastline of Poland is 491 km. • 15% of crops in Poland are permanent. • Some of their resources are: coal, sulfur, copper, natural gas, iron, zinc, lead, and salt. Back
  12. 12. People • The people in Poland speak Polish. • The population is about 38,482,919. • 97% of the people there are Polish. Back
  13. 13. Religion • 90% of people are Roman Catholic. • They celebrate Christmas and Easter like us. • The Roman Catholic Church in Poland enjoys big social events. Back
  14. 14. Economy • Poland’s budget is 91.4 billion Zloty • $1 in U.S. = 2.83 Zloty • 6th largest economy in the EU Back
  15. 15. Government • Republic. • President election happen every 5 years. • Prime minister is the head of government. Back
  16. 16. Poland’s Major disaster • In 1934, in Poland, there was a major flood. • The total destruction is that 1,260 KM of Poland’s land. • 55 people were killed. Back
  17. 17. Poland’s major disaster 2 • 22,059 building were either damaged or destroyed. • 167 KM of roads were destroyed. • Also 78 bridges were destroyed. Back
  18. 18. Poland’s Major disaster 3 • 12 million U.S. dollars (60 million Polish zlotys) is what it would take to fix the damages. Back
  19. 19. Major sports • In Poland there are many sports one is soccer. • Others include hockey, handball, Track and field, and boxing. • Soccer is Poland’s most popular sport. Back
  20. 20. Major sports 2 • Hockey is another sport in Poland. • Mariusz Czerkawski was a Polish hockey player, born in Radomsko, Poland. • He played in the NHL for four years Back
  21. 21. Major sports 3 • Baltic beaches were where Polish people fish, canoe, and kayak. • They also have other water sports they like to do. • Even though the beaches do not have many competitions it is a past-time that they enjoy. Back
  22. 22. Major sports 4 • In Poland mountains were the spots for winter and summer fun. • The Polish enjoy hiking, mountain biking, skiing, and, because of the resorts, get millions of tourists each year. • As you can see the mountains in Poland were very good spots for vacationers. Back
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