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  1. 1. <<<THAILAND>>><br />By <br />hsalawlathaw, saw<br />
  2. 2. The Thailand flag is really simple. It’s red, white, and blue.<br />THAILAND Flag<br />
  3. 3. There are about 50 different languages spoken in Thailand.<br />Languages<br />
  4. 4. Thailand is the only country in Southeast Asia that was never ruled by European powers. <br />HISTORY<br />
  5. 5. The local name for Thailand means “land of the free.”<br />Map<br />
  6. 6. Thailand’s capital is Bangkok.<br />Thai Capital<br />
  7. 7. BANGKOK<br /><ul><li>Bangkok is the center for government, education, culture, and business. It is also Thailand's main port</li></li></ul><li>Students<br />This is a primary school for children in Thailand<br />
  8. 8. University<br />This university was established in 1917. It also the oldest university in Thailand.<br />
  9. 9. Thailand is shaped like an elephant's head. Narrow southern Thailand is the trunk, and the North is the head and the ear. <br />Looks Like<br />
  10. 10. Food<br />Thai people really like hot pepper and they eat it mostly on everything.<br />(Ex. ant egg)<br />
  11. 11. Thai people are used to eating rice with their meal.<br />Favorite food<br />
  12. 12. Most Thai people can't have sandwiches for their meal. They call sandwiches a snack.<br />SANDWICHES<br />
  13. 13. Most Thai people do not sit down to eat a proper meal because they usually eat when they are hungry, especially kids and teenagers. <br />How they eat<br />
  14. 14. The main food in Thailand is rice. Everyone has eaten it since they were born. <br />Main food<br />
  15. 15. <ul><li>We can't really eat rice alone so we have to have something to go with it. There are many dishes of food to go with rice. Most of them are hot and spicy and that is what Thai food is about.</li></ul>What Goes With Rice??<br />
  16. 16. Thailand is the largest rice exporter in the world.<br />Rice Fields<br />
  17. 17. If you know some Thai person, you might hear them say "gin khao yung" every time you meet them. It means “Have you eaten yet?" or more precisely “Have you eaten rice yet?". <br />^^Eat^^<br />
  18. 18. If you come to Thailand and stay with a Thai family then be careful you don't put on too much weight! All of the visitors that have come to stay at Thailand always go home weighing more!<br />Gain Weight<br />
  19. 19. Thai Wedding<br />The Thai wedding ceremony is unique. It used to be more complex with lots of steps. Presently, it has been modified to be more modern and less complex.<br />
  20. 20. Money<br />Paper money is made in amounts of 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1,000 baht. Coins are 1, 5 and 10 baht pieces . The king's face is pictured on the front of every coin and every bill. By the way, it's about 42 baht per 1 US. dollar. <br />
  21. 21. Thai usually wear their traditional dress when it is a special day .<br />Dress<br />
  22. 22. The population of Thailand is 67,764,033.<br />Population<br />
  23. 23. Age Structure<br />0-14 years: 20.8% (male 7,013,877/female 6,690,554)15-64 years: 70.5% (male 23,000,156/female 23,519,298)65 years and over: 8.7% (male 2,612,269/female 3,162,282) (2009 est.)<br />
  24. 24. Thailand is nearly 95% Buddhists.<br />Religion<br />
  25. 25. Thai pillows has a lot of different designs and patterns.<br />Pillow<br />
  26. 26. This art piece is about a royal white elephant, it’s made in or near the second half of the nineteenth century; but the artist is unknown. <br />Art<br />
  27. 27. Elephants are a important part of Thai history and culture.<br />Elephants<br />
  28. 28. Bamboo, coconut tree, mango, and papaya trees grow in Thailand most of all.<br />Trees<br />
  29. 29. In Thailand about 50% of population ride Motorcycles.<br />Motorcycle<br />
  30. 30. Thai popular car of 2010 is the Ettore bugatti.<br />car<br />
  31. 31. Since 1932, Thailand has been a constitutionalmonarchy.<br />GOVERNMENT<br />
  32. 32. The office of the "President of the People Committee" later changed to "Prime Minister of Siam“.<br />NEW GOVERMENT<br />
  33. 33. This is the Standard of the Prime Minister.<br />STANDARD<br />
  34. 34. The government house of Thailand is where the office of the Prime Minister and the Cabinet of Thailand are settle.<br />President’s House<br />
  35. 35. Phanom Rung, is a temple in Thailand. <br />Temple<br />
  36. 36. Grand palace in Thailand was made in 1782. <br />Palace<br />
  37. 37. <ul><li>Bangkok's Democracy monument : representation of the 1932 Constitution sits on top of two golden .</li></ul>Democracy Monument<br />
  38. 38. This House is the old meeting place of the two chambers of the national assembly of Thailand.<br />Old Meeting Area<br />
  39. 39. This House is the new meeting place of the two chambers of the national assembly of Thailand.<br />New Meeting Place<br />
  40. 40. This is Eastern Water Resources Development Public Company Limited, a water technology and wholesale supply company in Bangkok.<br />Company<br />