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  • Seoul, South Korea
    • Edited by Tommy
  • Historical Factors
    • The capital city of South Korea was called Hanyang before Seoul
    • Seoul was the first city to have electricity, trolley cars, water, telephone and telegraph
    • The name of the capital city changed into Seoul after the World War 2
    • There were 3 kingdoms and each were called Goguryeo, Baekje and Silla
    • Josoen Dynasty’s king Yi SongGye decided to build his capital where now Seoul is
  • Environmental Facts
    • Average January temperatures is - 2.5°C (27.5°F)
    • Average July temperatures is 25°C (77°F)
    • Air pollution particularly in major cities
    • Water pollution by acid rain and drifting net fishing
  • Statistical Information
    • The population of Seoul is about 10316000
    • Seoul has an area of 605.39km2
    • Seoul is in the southwest of South Korea
    • Seoul is the safest place to travel in with its low crime rate
    • Official language is Korean
  • The map of Seoul
  • Resources
    • &quot;The capital of Korea.&quot; Korea's Capital Seoul. Web. 19 Jan 2010. <http://user.chollian.net/~jis0523/korea-seoul.htm>.
    • &quot;History of Korea.&quot; Web. 19 Jan 2010. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Korea>.
    • &quot;What is Seoul?.&quot; Web. 20 Jan 2010. <http://ipedia.net/what+is+seoul>.
    • &quot;Seoul, South Korea.&quot; Web. 20 Jan 2010. <http://www.asianinfo.org/asianinfo/seoul/seoul.htm>.
    • &quot;Environment of Seoul.&quot; Web. 20 Jan 2010. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Environment_of_South_Korea#Pollution_and_climate_change>