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    • Ja maicaBy: Wyatt &Brandon
    • Music• They mostly listen to rock and jazz.• Bob Marley had a huge impact on music here.
    • Language• "Every ting criss" (crisp) is the equivalent of everythings cool.• "wa gwan" - means what is going on?• way yuh ago, e e? = where are you going?
    • Food• The breadfruit tree is fast growing. When ripen the fruit is somewhat soft, the interior is cream colored or yellow and pasty, also sweetly fragrant.• The seeds are irregularly oval, rounded at one end, pointed at the other. Ackee is the national fruit of Jamaica and are found in the evergreen trees.They have more exotic fruit because of the tropical weather.
    • This is Ackee
    • Tourist attractions• Montego Bay..."The Complete Resort" an awesome place to go swimming with it right on the ocean you can see tons of aquatic animals.• South Coast..."Off the Beaten Path" an awesome trail with trees bending over the path were you can roller-skate bike run or walk.• They attract a lot of tourist because of the famous beaches in the US we are known more for amusement parks.
    • Current standard of living• Jamaica is only 51 miles (82 kilometers) across at its widest point.• Nearly as many Jamaicans live outside of Jamaica as on the island.• Literacy rate 84% male and 94% female.• unemployment rate is 13%.
    • Current standard of living• GDP (PPP), in billions $23.72• GDP (PPP) per captia $8,300.• The unemployment rate is awful compared to the US same with GDP
    • Works Cited• Accords, signing the Peace, 1992, between the government, and the FMLN. "National Guard (El Salvador) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia." Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Mar. 2012. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Guard_(El_Salvador)>.•• ALEMAN, MARCOS. " Salvatrucha, Mara 18 Gangs Reach Truce." Breaking News and Opinion on The Huffington Post. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Mar. 2012. <http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/24/el-salvador-mara- salvatrucha-mara-18-truce_n_1376955.html>.• "Jamaica - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia." Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Mar. 2012. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Salvador• Wilkinson, Tracy, and Los Angeles Times. "El Salvador becomes drug traffickers little pathway - Los Angeles Times." Featured Articles From The Los Angeles Times. N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Mar. 2012. <http://articles.latimes.com/2011/mar/22/world/la-fg-central-america- drugs-20110322>.