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  • Brazil

    1. 1. BRAZIL “Ordem E Progresso”
    2. 2. Brazil - The Basics
    3. 3. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal
    4. 4. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa
    5. 5. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa Exported Sugar
    6. 6. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa Exported Sugar Native tribes blend in
    7. 7. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa Exported Sugar Native tribes blend in Population:
    8. 8. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa Exported Sugar Native tribes blend in Population: 190 Million People
    9. 9. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa Exported Sugar Native tribes blend in Population: 190 Million People Males: 69
    10. 10. Brazil - The Basics 1500 - 1815 - Colony of Portugal Imported slaves from Africa Exported Sugar Native tribes blend in Population: 190 Million People Males: 69 Females: 76
    11. 11. Physical Characteristics
    12. 12. Physical Characteristics 5th largest nation in the world
    13. 13. Physical Characteristics 5th largest nation in the world 1/2 of South America
    14. 14. Physical Characteristics 5th largest nation in the world 1/2 of South America Amazon River
    15. 15. Physical Characteristics 5th largest nation in the world 1/2 of South America Amazon River Amazon Basin - extreme rainfall
    16. 16. Physical Characteristics 5th largest nation in the world 1/2 of South America Amazon River Amazon Basin - extreme rainfall Supports rain forests
    17. 17. Physical Characteristics 5th largest nation in the world 1/2 of South America Amazon River Amazon Basin - extreme rainfall Supports rain forests Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean
    18. 18. Industry
    19. 19. Industry Major Exports:
    20. 20. Industry Major Exports: Iron ore, coffee, timber, tobacco
    21. 21. Industry Major Exports: Iron ore, coffee, timber, tobacco Mining & farming done in Amazon River Basin
    22. 22. Industry Major Exports: Iron ore, coffee, timber, tobacco Mining & farming done in Amazon River Basin Major Import:
    23. 23. Industry Major Exports: Iron ore, coffee, timber, tobacco Mining & farming done in Amazon River Basin Major Import: Crude Oil
    24. 24. Brazil’s Economy
    25. 25. Brazil’s Economy Economy has brought wealth to many Brazilians
    26. 26. Brazil’s Economy Economy has brought wealth to many Brazilians 1/5 of Brazil’s people live in poverty
    27. 27. Brazil’s Economy Economy has brought wealth to many Brazilians 1/5 of Brazil’s people live in poverty Major cities surrounded by favelas
    28. 28. Brazil’s Economy Economy has brought wealth to many Brazilians 1/5 of Brazil’s people live in poverty Major cities surrounded by favelas favelas - slum areas
    29. 29. Brazil’s Economy Economy has brought wealth to many Brazilians 1/5 of Brazil’s people live in poverty Major cities surrounded by favelas favelas - slum areas No running water or sewage systems
    30. 30. Environmental Issues
    31. 31. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world
    32. 32. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world Government has encouraged:
    33. 33. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world Government has encouraged: Mining
    34. 34. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world Government has encouraged: Mining Logging
    35. 35. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world Government has encouraged: Mining Logging Farming
    36. 36. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world Government has encouraged: Mining Logging Farming Worldwide effects!
    37. 37. Environmental Issues Largest rain forest; highest rate of deforestation in the world Government has encouraged: Mining Logging Farming Worldwide effects! Rain forests regulate Earth’s climate
    38. 38. Brazil’s People
    39. 39. Brazil’s People Most speak Portuguese
    40. 40. Brazil’s People Most speak Portuguese Citizens from 18 to 70 are REQUIRED to vote
    41. 41. Brazil’s People Most speak Portuguese Citizens from 18 to 70 are REQUIRED to vote futbol (soccer) - most popular sport
    42. 42. Brazil’s People Most speak Portuguese Citizens from 18 to 70 are REQUIRED to vote futbol (soccer) - most popular sport Maracana Stadium - seats 220,000 fans
    43. 43. Unstable Societies
    44. 44. Unstable Societies http:// www.nytimes.com/ 2009/10/21/world/ americas/21rio.html

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