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Ireland power point
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Ireland power point

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  • 1. Ireland By: Hadden Brooks  Take a tour of Ireland
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  • 3. Where do you want to go Click here to EXIT Geography Geography #2 Religion #2 People Religion Economy Religion #3 Government Climate Topography Cities Population of Cities Gaelic Football Hurling Association Football Population of cities #2 Religion #4 Two Major Features of Ireland Ireland New Year Ireland Food Exchange Rate
  • 4. Geography
    • Total Area- 27,135 square miles ( 70, 280 square kilometers )
    • ~Topography~
    • Consists of a central plateau
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  • 5. Geography #2
    • Surrounded by isolated groups of hills and mountains
    • The coastline is heavily indented by the Atlantic Ocean
    • In Ireland, there are central plains surrounded by mountains
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  • 6. Topography
    • Surrounded by isolated groups of hills and mountains
    • The coastline is heavily indented by the Atlantic ocean
    • Some parts of Ireland are a central plain surrounded by mountains
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  • 7. People
    • Population- 4, 203, 200
    • Ethnicity- Irish- 87% ; other white- 8%
    • Language- English ( official ;generally used) ~ Irish ( official ; spoken mainly in west seaboard area)
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  • 8. Religion
    • Religion- Christianity 87%
    • 23,546 people are Christians
    • One holiday includes Christmas
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  • 9. Religion #2
    • Hinduism 3%
    • Judaism 6%
    • Most Religion is Roman Catholic
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  • 10. Religion #3
    • None 4%
    • Some people in Ireland do not have a religion
    • These people may not go because some religions do not guarantee freedom
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  • 11. Climate
    • The climate of Ireland can be summed up as mild
    • The country generally receives warm summers and mild winters
    • Ireland is warmed by the Gulf Stream each year
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  • 12. Economy
    • Capital- Dublin
    • Industries- food products, brewing, textiles, clothing, chemicals, machinery, rail transportation equipment
    • Currency- Euros
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  • 13. Exchange Rate
    • Ireland uses Euros for money
    • One US dollar equals 0.8 Euros
    • One Euro equals one dollar and twenty-five cents is the US
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  • 14. Government
    • The government is headed by the prime minister called Taoiseach
    • And a deputy prime minister called the Tánaiste
    • The Taoiseach is appointed by the president after being designated by Dial Emirian
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  • 15. Two Major Features of Ireland
    • The highest peak in Ireland is Carrantuohill
    • Studley Royal Park was developed by the ruins of Cistercian
    • This site also contains features dated from the eighteenth century
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  • 16. Cities
    • Some cities of Ireland : Belfast, Cork, Derry, Limerick, Galway, Lisburn
    • Ireland has a large number of cities
    • All cities have at least 70,000 people
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  • 17. Population of Cities
    • Belfast- {population = 276,459}
    • Cork- {population = 190,384}
    • Derry- {population = 110,768}
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  • 18. Population of Cities #2
    • Limerick- {population = 90,757}
    • Galway- {population = 72,700}
    • Lisburn- {population = 71,465}
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  • 19. Gaelic Football
    • This game is a national sport of Ireland
    • It is the most popular sport played in Ireland
    • There is a senior Gaelic Football champion ship in the summer
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  • 20. Hurling
    • A native sport to Ireland
    • The game has similarities of hockey
    • Hurling lasts a lot longer than hockey
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  • 21. Association Football
    • Often known as soccer
    • The largest participating sport in Ireland
    • Three FIFA cups have been won from Ireland
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  • 22. Ireland New Year
    • Whiskey is a major drink
    • They dance to music and have fun
    • Ireland’s capital, Dublin is filled with a lot of people
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  • 23. Ireland Foods
    • Most food from Ireland are crops
    • Potatoes are dominant foods
    • Irish people tried to avoid killing cows because they give milk
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  • 24. Bibliography
    • Wikipedia.org
    • World Almanac 2010
    • http://www.helium.com
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