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  • 1. Le France (FRANCE)Tuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 2. Capitale Paris Capital: Paris Government: French Republic Current President: Nicolas Sarkozy Nicolas SarkozyTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 3. Geographie Continent: Europe Neighboring Countries: Belgium,Luxembourg,Germany, Spain France Climate: Oceanic Influences MapTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 4. Population Population Population: 65,312,249 Ethnicity: Celtic, Latin, North African, Indochinese EthnicityTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 5. Drapeau Flag Colors: Blue, White, and Red Flag Meanings: (White: Peace and Honesty) (Red: Hardiness, Bravery,and Strength) (Blue: Vigilance,Truth and Loyalty, Perseverance, and Justice) French FlagTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 6. Monnaie Euro Sign Currency: Euros Exchange Rate: 1 Euro=$1.27 French MoneyTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 7. Principaux points d’interet Tourist attractions: Eiffel Tower, Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Major Cities: Paris, Lille, Avignon Eiffel Tower La Grande Arc de Triomphe Deesse in LilleTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 8. Culture Greeting: Friends may kiss each other lightly on each cheek When you meet someone for the first time, you commonly shake hands Names: First names are used normally for close friends and family Friendly Hand Shaking GreetingTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 9. Food Traditional Food: Truffles: rich, chocolate pieces originated from France, and is commonly eaten in America too TrufflesTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 10. Plus de Culture A national holiday that people in France celebrate is called Bastille Day. Bastille day is France’s day of declared independence. They celebrate the holiday by dancing and doing fireworks. Fireworks on Dancing on Bastille Day Bastille DayTuesday, January 31, 2012
  • 11. Bibliography Works Cited Arc De Triomphe. Digital image. Earthinpictures.com. Web. 2012. <http://www.earthinpictures.com/world/ france/paris/arc_de_triomphe_-_view_from_the_eiffel_tower.html>. "Attractions of Lille France." Mountain Travel. Web. 14 Jan. 2012. <http://mountain-2travel.blogspot.com>. "Basic Greetings." Barcelona Apartments - Apartments in Barcelona - Apartment Barcelona. Web. 16 Jan. 2012. <http://www.you-stylish-barcelona-apartments.com>. "Business Philosiphy." Web. 2012. <http://www.2ib.com.au/Partners.html>. "Cultures, Customs, Etique." Professional Translation Services | Interpreters | Intercultural Communication & Training. Web. 16 Jan. 2012. <http://kwintessential.co.uk>. Eiffel Tower Paris. Digital image. Eiffeltowerparis.net. Web. 2012. <http://www.eiffeltowerparis.net/>. "France Major Cities." World Map, Map of the World. Web. 14 Jan. 2012. <http://mapsofworld.com>. "Tiff for Truffles." Hottest Stories around the World | Byte Column. Web. 16 Jan. 2012. <http:// bytecolumn.com>. "Truffles." Traditional French Food - Regional Recipes From Around France. Web. 16 Jan. 2012. <http:// traditionalfrenchfood.com>.Tuesday, January 31, 2012