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  • 1. Ecuador
    Katie Schneider
  • 2. Climate
    Clima
    Tropical along the coast and in the Amazon jungle
    Average temperature
    Quito-59-75ºF
    Guayaquil-80ºF
    Average Rainfall
    Quito-47.5 in
    Guayaquil-42.7 in
    Tropical a lo largo de la costa y en la selva amazónica
    La temperatura media
    Quito-59-75 º F
    Guayaquil-80 º F
    • Promedio de Precipitación
    Quito-47.5 pulgadasGuayaquil-42.7 pulgadas
  • 3. Map of Ecuador
  • 4. Geography
    Geografía
    Ecuador is located on the Western side of South America. It borders the Pacific Ocean to the West, Columbia to the Northeast, and Peru to the Southeast.
    Area-283,561 km²
    There are 3 Regions:
    Costa-coastal region
    Sierra-highlands/Andes Mountains
    Oriente-Amazon Basin
    The Galapagos Islands are located off the western coast
    Lowest Point-Pacific Ocean, 0 meters
    Highest Point-Mt. Chimborazo, 6,267 meters
    Ecuador está ubicado en el lado occidental de América del Sur. Bordea el Océano Pacífico al oeste, Colombia al noreste, y el Perú al Sudeste.
    Área-283.561 km²
    Hay 3 Regiones:
    Costa-región de la costa
    Sierra-tierras altas/montañas de los Andes
    Oriente-la Cuenca Amazónica
    Las Islas Galápagos están ubicadas en la costa oeste
    Punto más bajo- el Océano Pacífico, 0 metros
    Punto más alto-monte Chimborazo, 6.267 metros
  • 5. People
    Población-14,573,101
    Moneda-Dólar USA
    El sucre se utilizó hasta el año 2000
    1 dólar = 25.000 sucres
    Idioma
    Español-Idioma Oficial
    También lenguas amerindias/local
    La mediana de edad-25 años
    Esperanza de vida-75.3 años
    Tasa de fecundidad-2.51 hijos/mujer
    Tasa de alfabetización-91%
    Etnia
    65% Indio/Español
    25% Indio
    7% Español
    3% Negro
    Religión
    95% Católicos Romanos
    5% Otros
    Population-14,573,101
    Currency-American Dollar
    The sucre was used until 2000
    $1=25,000 sucres
    Language
    Spanish-Official Language
    Also Amerindian/local languages
    Median Age-25 years
    Life Expectancy-75.3 years
    Fertility Rate-2.51 children/woman
    Literacy Rate-91%
    Ethnicity
    65% Indian/Spanish
    25% Indian
    7% Spanish
    3% Black
    Religion
    95% Roman Catholic
    5% Other
  • 6. Sports
    Soccer-most popular
    Canchas-small concrete soccer/volleyball courts
    Basketball
    Tennis
    Fútbol-más popular
    Canchas-pequeños tribunales de hormigón para el fútbol y el voleibol
    Baloncesto
    Tenis
  • 7. Holidays
    Carnival-February/March
    Carnival is celebrated in the days before Ash Wednesday to prepare for Lent. There are parades, lavish costumes, dancing, and feasting.
    Holy Week/Easter
    On Good Friday people carry crosses throughout Quito to be like Jesus. Fanesca stew is typically eaten.
    Battle of Pichincha-May 24th
    Birth of Simón Bolívar-July 24th
    Independence Day-August 10th
    Independence of Guayaquil-October 9th
    Foundation of Quito-December 6th
    Carnaval-febrero/marzo
    El carnaval se celebra en los días anteriores al Miércoles de Ceniza para prepararse para la Cuaresma. Hay desfiles, de suntuosos trajes, bailes y fiestas.
    Semana Santa
    En Viernes Santo las personas llevan cruces en Quito para ser como Jesús. Guiso Fanesca suele comer.
    Batalla de Pichincha-24 de mayo
    De nacimiento de Simón Bolívar-24 de julio
    Día de la Independencia-10 de agosto
    Independencia de Guayaquil-9 de octubre
    Fundación de Quito-6 de diciembre
  • 8. Music
    Andean Music
    Traditional
    Quena-bamboo flute
    Pinkullu-small flute
    Rondador-cane or bamboo panpipes
    Spanish/European Music
    Charango-similar to a guitar
    Coroneta (or bocina)-16-20 cow horns tied together
    National Anthem-Salve, O Patria
    MúsicaAndina
    Tradicional
    Quena-flautade bambú
    Pinkullu-pequeñaflauta
    Rondador-flautasde pan decaña o bambú
    Español/EuropeoMúsica
    Charango-similar a unaguitarra
    Coroneta(o bocina)-16-20 cuernos de lasvacasatadas
    HimnoNacional-Salve, Oh Patria
  • 9. Food
    Delicacies:
    Caldo de pata-boiled cow hooves
    Cuy-guinea pig
    Ceviche-raw seafood marinated in lemons/limes served with onions, chili peppers and corvine, a type of fish
    Empanadas-pastries filled with meat or cheese
    Sancocho-corn and green plantains
    Mazmorra-corn, cabbage, onions, and potatoes
    Quinoa-grains
    Fanesca-rich soup usually eaten around Easter
    Its 12 ingredients symbolize the 12 apostles
    Delicias:
    Caldo de pata-cocidos pezuñas de las vacas
    Cuy-cuy
    Ceviche-mariscos crudos marinados en limones y limas se sirve con cebolla, ají y corvina, un tipo de pescado
    Empanadas-pasteles rellenos de carne o queso
    Sancocho-maíz y plátanos verdes
    Mazmorra-maíz, repollo, cebollas, y papas
    Quinua-granos
    Fanesca-sopa rica suele comer alrededor de la Pascua
    Sus 12 ingredientes simbolizan los 12 apóstoles
  • 10. Food, continued
    Chochos-beans
    Melloco-highland tuber
    Llapingachos-potato/cheese pancakes
    Aji-hot sauce
    Locro soup-cheese, avocado and potato
    Chupe de pescado-fish and vegetable
    Seco de pollo-stewed chicken, rice, and avocados
    Lomosalteado-beef, onions, and tomatoes
    Seco de chivo-goat and rice
    Tortillas de maiz-corn pancakes
    Choclo-BBQ corn
    Chochos-frijoles
    Melloco-tubérculo altiplano
    Llapingachos-la papa/queso crepes
    Aji-salsa picante
    Sopa de locro-queso, aguacate y papa
    Chupe de pescado-pescado y de hortalizas
    Seco de pollo-pollo guisado, el arroz y aguacates
    Lomo salteado-la carne de vacuno, cebollas y tomates
    Seco de chivo-cabra y arroz
    Tortillas de maíz-hojuelas de maízChoclo-barbacoa de maíz
  • 11. Agriculture products
  • 12. Balsa Wood
  • 13. Bananas
  • 14. Beef
  • 15. Cattle
  • 16. Cacao Beans
  • 17. Coffee Beans
  • 18. Dairy Products
  • 19. Manioc
  • 20. Pigs
  • 21. Plantains
  • 22. Pork
  • 23. Potatoes
  • 24. Raw Fish
  • 25. Rice
  • 26. Sheep
  • 27. Shrimp
  • 28. Sugar Cane
  • 29. Bibliography
    https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/ec.html#top
    http://www.ecuadorexplorer.com/html/about_ecuador.html
    http://www.stlucia.gov.lc/pr2000/images/bananas1.jpg
    http://corporateknightsforum.com/images/uploads/coffee_beans.jpg
    http://jmueats.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/g-tech-080625-cocoa-bean-4p-newhmedium.jpg
    http://preparednesspro.files.wordpress.com/2009/04/rice.jpg
    http://www.all-creatures.org/recipes/images/i-potatoes-wh.jpg
    http://www.travelvivi.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/08/Manioc-cassava.jpg
    http://laylita.com/recipes/wp-content/uploads/2008/01/platanosfritos3.jpg
    http://www.rechargenews.com/multimedia/archive/00028/cut_sugarcane_28295a.jpg
    http://lavistachurchofchrist.org/LVarticles/images/cattle.jpg
    http://itech.dickinson.edu/chemistry/wp-content/uploads/2008/05/flock_of_sheep.jpg
    http://www.pennywellfarm.co.uk/download/pigs_at_pennywell_S.jpg
    http://www.biblelife.org/beef-porterhouse.jpg
    http://www.irishgrub.com/raw_bacon.gif
    http://www.kids-cooking-activities.com/image-files/dairygroup.jpg
    http://www.theartistsdepot.com/images/Site_Ready/balsa/strips.jpg
    http://thumb1.shutterstock.com.edgesuite.net/display_pic_with_logo/91584/91584,1214739555,1/stock-photo-raw-fish-for-sale-in-a-market-in-ecuador-14335384.jpg
    http://4pack.files.wordpress.com/2009/02/shrimp.jpg
    http://www.football.co.uk/shared/images/teams/full_squad/ecuador_squad.jpg
    http://www.varelafiholl.com/Library/Images/TINTAL%20-%20canchas.JPG