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  • -Condor, 6m wing span, can lift a small cow -Palm tree, 70m high
  • -bordered by 5 countries
  • -5 regions Amazon, Orinoquia-very flat cattle land beef prodcuction, Andes-coffee, corn, emeralds, (70%population) main cities Bogota, Cali, Medellin, Pacific,close to the pacific ocean and jungle, untouched areas, Atlantic-many fetivals, tourism, beaches
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    • 1. Welcome to Colombia! Beauty and Diversity! Seoul , South Korea
    • 2.
      • Today ’s Presentation
      • Geographic Location
      • Climate
      • History
      • Currency
      • Spanish Language
      • Flag
      • Cities
      • Regions
      • Resources
      • Colombian Food/Transportation
      • Sports
      • Festivals
    • 3. Geographic Location
      • South America - Latin America
      • Southern hemisphere
      • -located in Northern South America
      • Size
      • - 1,138,910 sq. km
      • -5 x larger than all of Korea (North/South)
      • From Korea
      • -14,848 km (Bogotá to Seoul)
      • -22 hours flying time
      • -14 hours time difference (9pm Seoul = 7am Colombia)
      • Population
      • - Colombia 43,000,000 Korea 48,422,000
    • 4.
      • Climate
      • Climatic Zones
      • - 4 climatic zones based on altitude not season
      • Hot Zone
      • -under 900m average temp 24-38 degrees (86%)
      • Temperate Zone
      • -900m to 1980m average temp 25 ° daytime / 15°night (8%)
      • Cold Zone
      • -1980m to 3500m average temperature between 10 °/ 19 ° (5%)
      • Snowy zone
      • - 3500m to 4500m average temp 10 ° and -5 ° (1%)
    • 5. History
      • 1500: Spain discovers Colombia
      • 1525: Spain colonizes Colombia
      • 1810: Independence
      • 1886: Republic
      • 1910: Panama separates from Colombia
      • 1953-1957: Military coup
      • 1958-Present: Democracy
    • 6. Currency
      • Peso ($)
      • W1000= $2430 COP
      • W2000 can buy you a big lunch
    • 7. Spanish Language
      • 500 million people speak Spanish
      • Mother tongue of 350 million people in 21 countries
      • Spoken as the primary or secondary language in 28 countries
      • Second most used language for international communication
      • One of the six official languages of the United Nations
      • Number of native Spanish speakers is equal to native English speakers
    • 8. Flag
      • Yellow
      • - Gold found in Colombia by the Spanish
      • -Sovereignty and Justice
      • Blue
      • - Signifies the two oceans surrounding Colombia
      • -Loyalty and Vigilance
      • Red
      • - Signifies the blood that was shed and the valor shown during Colombia's fight for independence from Spain
    • 9. Regions
    • 10. Santa Fe de Bogotá
      • Capital city
      • Founded: 1538
      • Population: 7 million
      • Largest city in Colombia
      • Altitude:2620m
    • 11. Medellin
      • Population: 2,300,000
      • Location: Andean region
      • Coffee region
      • 2 nd largest city in Colombia
    • 12. Cartagena
      • Population: 1 million
      • Founded: 1533
      • Fort City
      • Location: Caribbean Sea
      • UNESCO World Heritage City (1984)
    • 13. Barranquilla
      • Population:2,100,000
      • Founded:1629
      • Region: Atlantic
      • Port city known as “Colombia's Golden Gate”
      • Carnaval de Barranquilla
    • 14. Amazonia (Rainforest)
    • 15. Andes Region
    • 16. Natural Resources
      • Coffee (2 nd )
      • Flowers
      • Emeralds(1 st )
      • Petroleum
      • Sugar cane(9 th )
    • 17. Colombian Food
    • 18. Colombian Food
    • 19. Sports
      • Soccer (Football)
      • Inline speed skating
      • Formula One
      • Cycling
      • Track and Field
    • 20. Festivals and Events
    • 21. Transportation
    • 22. Famous Colombians

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