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Geography3 4-a-and_4-b

  1. 1.  Let us measure your stock knowledge regarding to our topic  Here we go   GoodLuck :3
  2. 2.  Answer the ff. questions. The biggest province in CaLaBaRZon wherein you can found Mt. Banahaw and the historical site such as the shrine of Claro M Recto and Hermano Pule. Answer: Quezon
  3. 3.  In what particular city in Laguna was the Regional Center of CaLaBaRZon Located ? Answer: Calamba, Laguna
  4. 4.  Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary was located in what particular province in MiMaRoPa ? Answer: Palawan
  5. 5.  _________ is one of the province in Calabarzon known for its large unspoiled forests and impressive views of Metro Manila and Laguna de Bay. Answer: Rizal
  6. 6.  In what City in Oriental Mindoro was the regional center of Mimaropa was located ? Answer: Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro
  7. 7. IV-A and IV-B
  8. 8.  CALABARZON is one of the regions of the Philippines.      It is also designated as Region IV-A and its regional capital is Calamba City in Laguna. The region is composed of five provinces, namely: Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, and Quezon. The region's name is an acronym of the names of these provinces. The region is located in southwestern Luzon, just south and west of MetroManila and is the second most densely populated region. CALABARZON and MIMAROPA were previously combined together asSouthern Tagalog, until they were separated in 2002. Calamba City as the regional center of CALABARZON.
  9. 9.  Cavite is the birthplace of General Emilio Aguinaldo.  The main attractions include several first class resorts like the Island Cove Resort and Leisure Park.  Historical sites include the Aguinaldo Shrine and Museum in Kawit, Andres Bonifacio House in General Trias, Battle of Alapan and Battle of Julian Bridge Markers, Fort San Felipe and the House of Tirona. Churches include the Imus Cathedral, and the Shrines of Our Lady of La Sallette in Silang.  Natural sites include Cabag Caves, and Malibedibic and Balite Falls.
  10. 10. Island cove Resort Balite falls Aguinaldo Shrine
  11. 11.  Laguna is considered the resort capital of the Philippines for its lakes, hot springs, white water, waterfalls and Mt. Makiling.  Among them include Laguna de Bay, Lake Caliraya, Pagsanjan Falls and Hidden Valley.  Historical sites include the Rizal Shrine in Calamba. Other points of interest include the National Arts Center in Los Baños that has an auditorium, seminar and convention facilities, a ballet studio and a library.  Churches include St. Gregory, Majayjay, San Santiago Apostol, Paete, Mabitac Church and the San Pedro de Alcantara Church, Pakil.
  12. 12. Laguna De Bay Caliraya Resort
  13. 13.  Batangas is known as the birthplace of many leading nationalists in the country.  Many historical attractions are found there including the General Malvar Museum and Library in Santo Tomas, the Apolinario Mabini Shrine in Tanauan and the Jose P. Laurel Memorial Library in Tanauan.  Beautiful churches include the Basilica of San Martin de Tours, the Church of Our Lady of Caysasay, Lipa Cathedral, and the Church of San Jose, built in 1788 by Augustinian Friars.  Batangas is also home to the Taal Volcano, believed to be the smallest active volcano in the world. Beaches include the Gerthel Hugon, Matabungkay and Nasugbu beaches, while Anilao is best known for its dive spots.
  14. 14. Taal Volcano Matabungkay Beach Basilica de San Martin de Tours
  15. 15.  Rizal Province, named after the national hero, Jose Rizal, Rizal is known for its large unspoiled forests and impressive views of Metro Manila and Laguna de Bay.  It also has a strong artistic tradition with galleries that include the Rafael Pacheco Finger Painting Gallery, Nemiranda Arthouse Artelier Gallerie, Angono Artist Village and Tiamson and Blanco Art Galleries.  Religious sites include the St. Jerome Church and Our Lady of Antipolo Shrine.  Another interesting site is a cave in Angono and Binangonan containing petroglyphs carved during the Stone Age.
  16. 16. Our Lady of Antipolo Shrine Angono and Binangonan Petroglyphs
  17. 17.  Quezon Province was named after the late Philippine President Manuel Quezon.  Its natural attractions include Mt. Banahaw, Puting Buhangin Beach and Baluti Island. Historical landmarks include shrines of National Heroes Claro M. Recto and Hermano Pule, the San Diego de Alcala Fortress, Alitao Bridge and Quezon Museum in Lucena City.  Churches include the St. Michael Archangel Minor, Tayabas and the Church of St. Louis of Toulouse, Lucban.
  18. 18. Mt. Banahaw Puting Buhangin Beach St. Michael Archangel Minor
  19. 19.  Taytsinoy Festival  Mayohan Festival  Pa’yas Festival  Hagisan Festival  Baliskog Festival  Angel Festival  Aguyod Festival  Turumba Festival-every Holy Week which made Tayabas the City of Festivals.
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  21. 21.  Lomi  Goto  Buko pie  Bulalo of Batangas and Tagaytay.
  22. 22.  MIMAROPA, also known as Region IV-B, is a region of the Philippines located in Luzon.  The name is an acronym that stands for its provinces, which are: MIndoro (Occidental Mindoro & Oriental Mindoro), Marinduque, Romblon and PAlawan.  There are only two cities in the entire region: Calapan City in Oriental Mindoro, and Puerto Princesa City in Palawan Province.  Calapan City is the regional center
  23. 23.  Occidental Mindoro is situated along the western part of the     island, located south of the province of Batangas in Southern Luzon. On the north, it is bounded by Verde Island Passage, on the west and the south by Mindoro Strait, and on the east by Oriental Mindoro. The topography of Occidental Mindoro is generally rugged, with narrow strips of coastal lowlands. Its terrain is characterized by successive mountain ranges, valleys, and elongated plateaus, with rolling lands along the coastal region. The province has two pronounced seasons: the dry season from November to April, and the wet season during the rest of the year. the White Island in Mindoro are located in this province.
  24. 24.  Occidental Mindoro is situated along the western part of the     island, located south of the province of Batangas in Southern Luzon. On the north, it is bounded by Verde Island Passage, on the west and the south by Mindoro Strait, and on the east by Oriental Mindoro. The topography of Occidental Mindoro is generally rugged, with narrow strips of coastal lowlands. Its terrain is characterized by successive mountain ranges, valleys, and elongated plateaus, with rolling lands along the coastal region. The province has two pronounced seasons: the dry season from November to April, and the wet season during the rest of the year. the White Island in Mindoro are located in this province.
  25. 25. Verde Island Passage White Island
  26. 26.  an island province of     the Philippines located in Region IV-B MIMAROPA region. Its capital is Boac. Marinduque lies between Tayabas Bay to the north and Sibuyan Sea to the south. It is located south and west of Quezon, east of Mindoro, and north of Romblon. The Province is the genuine home of the century old Moriones Festival.
  27. 27. Kabugsukan falls Hinulugan falls
  28. 28.         is an island province of the Philippines located in the MIMAROPA region. It lies south of Marinduque and Quezon, east of Mindoro, north of Aklan and Capiz, and west of Masbate. Its capital is also named Romblon. Approximately 187 nautical miles (346 km) south of Manila. the islands of Romblon lie on Sibuyan Sea, south of Marinduque Island and north of Panay Island. To the east is the island of Masbate and in the west, the island of Mindoro. The province is composed of three major islands: Romblon, where the capital city of Romblon is located, Tablas, the largest island in the province, and Sibuyan, the easternmost island. There are also four smaller island municipalities: Banton Island, Simara Island, Maestro de Campo Island, and Carabao Island.
  29. 29. Romblon Island Cantingas River
  30. 30.  is an island province of the Philippines that is     located in the MIMAROPA region or Region 4. Its capital is Puerto Princesa City, and it is the largest province in the country in terms of total area of jurisdiction. The islands of Palawan stretch from Mindoro in the northeast to Borneo in the southwest. It lies between the South China Sea and the Sulu Sea. The province is named after its largest island, Palawan Island
  31. 31.  Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary  Coron Island  Malampaya Sound Land and Seascape Protected     Area The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park Tubbataha Reef Marine Park Ursula Island
  32. 32. Calauit Game Preserve and Wildlife Sanctuary The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park Tubbataha Reef Marine Park
  33. 33.  Palay was the Major Temporary Crop of the     Region More Than Half of the Farms in the Region Were Planted with Coconut Hog Raising Dominated the Livestock Activity Raising of Chicken Was the Primary Poultry Raising Activity Ornamental and Flower Gardening (Excluding Orchid) Also Common in the Region
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  35. 35.   They have the Island Spa, Hotel at the Island Cove, Oceania Water Park, Grand Ballroom, Cottages, Function Halls, Pavilions, Island Songs KTV, Gym at the Cove, Fishing Village, Adventure Zone, Petting Zoo and Animal Island Wildlife Sanctuary.
  36. 36.   Aguinaldo's house is a mansion over 14,000 square feet (1,300 m2) in floor area designed by Aguinaldo himself. The house, which features secret passages and hiding places for documents and weapons, showcases how the revolutionary zeal infused even the comfort of a Filipino home. The house is filled with fine antique furniture and decorated throughout with motifs of the Philippine flag and other national symbols.
  37. 37.   Balite Falls is located at Amadeo, Cavite, Philippines.  The falls is rather small, but, it offers visitors a nice spot to swim in. It has an interesting deep tub or pool that could be enjoyed by adults and a shallow portion that can be enjoyed by children. Locals have erected several huts around the waterway for visitors who would like to have picnic of sorts
  38. 38.   Laguna de Bay is a large shallow freshwater body in the heart of Luzon Island with an aggregate area of about 911 km2 (352 sq mi) and a shoreline of 220 km (140 mi). It is considered to be the third largest inland body of water in Southeast Asia after Tonle Sap in Cambodia and Lake Toba in Sumatra, Indonesia. Laguna de Bay is bordered by the province of Laguna in the east, west and southwest, the province of Rizal in the north to northeast, and Metropolitan Manila in the northwest. The lake has an average depth of 2.8 metres (9 ft 2 in) and its excess water is discharged through the Pasig River.
  39. 39.   Mount Makiling, or Mount Maquiling, is a dormant volcano in Laguna province on the island of Luzon, Philippines. The mountain rises to an elevation of 1,090 m (3,580 ft) above mean sea level and is the highest feature of the Laguna Volcanic Field. The volcano has no recorded historic eruption but volcanism is still evident through geothermal features like mud spring and hot springs. South of the mountain is the Makiling-Banahaw Geothermal Plant.
  40. 40.   Taal Volcano is a complex volcano located on the island of Luzon in the Philippines. It is the second most active volcano in the Philippines with 33 historical eruptions. All of these eruptions are concentrated on Volcano Island, an island near the middle of Taal Lake. The lake partially fills Taal Caldera, which was formed by prehistoric eruptions between 140,000 to 5,380 BP
  41. 41.   It has a small coral reef about 50 meters from the low tide mark in the center of the cove which diverts the incoming waves beautifully and creates some that on good days you could body surf on. At present it is a top destination during the Philippine summer season (April to June) and gets very crowded.  Aside from cottages and houses, there are small sheds of bamboo construction one could rent for a day built in some places almost to the high tide mark.
  42. 42.  Basilica de San Martin de Tours is a Minor Basilica in the town of Taal, Batangas in the Philippines, within the Archdiocese of Lipa. It is considered to be the largest church in the Philippines and in Asia, standing 96 metres (315 ft) long and 45 metres (148 ft) wide. St. Martin of Tours is the patron saint of Taal, whose fiesta is celebrated every November 11.
  43. 43.   The Angono Petroglyphs is the oldest known work of art in the Philippines. There are 127 human and animal figures engraved on the rockwall dating back to 3000 BC. These inscriptions clearly show stylized human figures, frogs and lizards along with other designs that may have depicted other interesting figures but erosion may have caused it to become indistinguishable.
  44. 44.  Mount Banahaw is an active volcano on Luzon Island in the Republic of the Philippines. The three-peaked volcano complex is located between the provinces of Laguna and Quezon and is the tallest mountain in the CALABARZON region dominating the landscape for miles around.  The mountain is considered by many as a "Holy mountain" and is popular among pilgrims along with mountain climbers. Banahaw is a national park and a protected area in the Philippines since 1941, and is now called Mts. Banahaw-San Cristobal Protected Landscapecovering 10,901 hectares (26,940 acres) of land 
  45. 45.   The Minor Basilica of St. Michael the Archangel is a Roman Catholic basilica located in Tayabas, Quezon. It is the largest Catholic church in the Province of Quezon.It is renowned for having the shape of a key. Locals often refer to the church as Susi ng Tayabas.
  46. 46.   Isla Verde Passage (Verde Island Passage) is a strait that separates the islands of Luzon and Mindoro, connecting the South China Sea with the Tayabas Bay and the Sibuyan Sea beyond. It is one of the busiest sea lanes in the Philippines because it is the main shipping route between the Port of Manila and the Visayas and Mindanao in the south. Also many ferries navigate the waters, connecting the surrounding provinces of Batangas, Marinduque, Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro and Romblon.
  47. 47.   White Island is an uninhabited white sandbar located about 1.4 kilometres (0.87 mi) off the northern shore of Mambajao in the volcanic island of Camiguin in the Philippines. The island is generally horseshoe shaped, although the tides constantly resize and reshape its exact form. There are no trees or shelter of any kind, and it is composed solely of white sands
  48. 48.   The Moriones is an annual festival held on Holy Week on the island of Marinduque, Philippines. The "Moriones" are men and women in costumes and masks replicating the garb of biblical Roman soldiers as interpreted by local folks. The Moriones or Moryonan tradition has inspired the creation of other festivals in the Philippines where cultural practices or folk history is turned into street festivals
  49. 49.   Romblon is one of the three major islands of the Romblon Province in the Philippines; the other two are Sibuyan Island and Tablas Island. The island is part of the seat of government for the Romblon province, also named Romblon municipality.
  50. 50.   Calauit Safari Park is a game reserve and wildlife sanctuary located in Calauit Island, a 3,700 hectare island in the Calamian Islands chain that lies off the coast of Palawan in the MIMAROPA region of the Philippines. It is known for its wildlife sanctuary with a substantial population of African animals, including giraffes, zebras, and antelopes, as well as local fauna that all roam freely in a game reserve created by former President Ferdinand Marcos in the 1970s
  51. 51.   The river is also called Puerto Princesa Underground River. The national park is located in the Saint Paul Mountain Range on the northern coast of the island. It is bordered by St. Paul Bay to the north and the Babuyan River to the east. The City Government of Puerto Princesa has managed the National Park since 1992. The entrance to the subterranean river is a short hike from the town Sabang.
  52. 52.    The Tubbataha Reef is situated on the Cagayan Ridge, composing of extinct underwater volcanoes. Being a true atoll structure, it is believed that the atolls of Tubbataha were formed thousands of years ago as fringing reefs and volcanic islands. This is based on Charles Darwin's theory that atolls are formed when a volcano erupts and afterwards an island is born. When the volcanoes became extinct and the islands subsided over a long time, only the corals remain, growing towards the sunlight. The very big corals seen today surrounding the lagoons are originally the fringing reefs.