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  • 1. Czech Republic By Sarah DeGrasse
  • 2. Czech’s Animals
  • 3. Animal Facts
    • Many of the forests have been cleared for housing, but the woodlands have remained for the animals
    • Czech has a variety of big and small animals
    • Animals such as bears, wolves, lynx, wildcats, marmots, otters, martens, and minks
  • 4. Traditional Clothing
  • 5. Traditional Clothing Facts
    • Folk costumes are not worn commonly any more
    • Mainly worn for celebrations and entertainment now a day
    • Events like banquets and carnivals are where you will most likely see them
  • 6. Food
  • 7. Food Facts
    • Not known to be the healthiest choice
    • Meals are “To Die For”
    • High in calories, fat and sugar
    • Sauces and with condiments are very popular
    • Start meat with soup
    • Main course consists of meat and a side dish
  • 8. Currency
  • 9. Currency Facts
    • Czech Crown (CZK) "koruna“ is the currency in Czech
    • One hundred hellers = one crown
    • Coins come in values of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 crowns
    • They also they come as 50 hellers
  • 10. Language
  • 11. Language Facts
    • Czech is the language
    • 11 million people use this language
    • The stress of the word always falls on the first syllable
    • Czech literature started to grow and expand in the 13th cent
  • 12. School
  • 13. School Facts
    • Czech has a well-educated population
    • Under state control
    • Free
    • Universities offer Bachelor and Master's degree
  • 14. Welfare
  • 15. Welfare Facts
    • December 31, 1992 Czechoslovakia was divided into two new countries (Czech Republic and Slovakia)
    • The Social Services Law came into force in January of 2007
    • The health care system remains mostly under state control
  • 16. Religion
  • 17. Religion Facts
    • While the communist era was going on no official statistics were kept on religion
    • In 1989 religious freedom had been restored
    • In the early 21st century over three-fifths of the Czechs had wanted and claimed a religious affiliation
  • 18. Automobiles
  • 19. Automobile Facts
    • 2002-2004 Czech had more automotive R&D Projects than any of the other countries in Europe
    • Has a very strong department through the country
    • Increasing productions daily
  • 20. Housing
  • 21. Housing Facts
    • Most of housing constructed happened between 1950 and 1990
    • Housing began in the 1980’s
    • Lots of the country is high-rise urban housing and apartment buildings
  • 22. Buildings
  • 23. Building Facts
    • The tallest building in Czech is the City Tower at 109 feet and used as an office
    • Second tallest is the St. Vitus Cathedral at 107 feet and used for a church
    • Third tallest is the City Empiria at 104 feet and used as a office
  • 24. Population
  • 25. Population Facts
    • Total~ 10,489,970.00
    • Men~ 49.1%
    • Women~ 50.9%
    • Annual growth rate of the population~ 0.63%
    • Density of population~ 135 inhab./km²
  • 26. Bibliography
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    • Google . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.google.com/>.
    • &quot;Fast Facts Czech Republic.&quot; Exotic Vacations, Cruises & Discount Tour Packages by Friendly Planet . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.friendlyplanet.com/facts/czech-republic.html>.
    • &quot;Czech Republic Quick Facts | Bohemica.com.&quot; Bohemica.com | Czech Language and Culture Junction . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://bohemica.com/history_art_geography/czech_republic_quick_facts>.
    • &quot;Czech Language - Facts from the Encyclopedia - Yahoo! Education.&quot; Yahoo! Education -Dictionary, Colleges, Scholarships, Homework Help, Schools, Reference,Thesaurus & More . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://education.yahoo.com/reference/encyclopedia/entry/Czechlan>.
  • 27.
    • &quot;CZECH REPUBLIC FACTS & STATS: DEMOGRAPHICS | Moving to Czech Republic.net.&quot; MOVING TO CZECH REPUBLIC: International Movers | Moving Quotes, Info & Help . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.moving2czechrepublic.net/facts-and-stats/demographics.html>.
    • &quot;Slovakia (nation, Europe) :: Health and Welfare -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia.&quot; Encyclopedia - Britannica Online Encyclopedia . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/549008/Slovakia/39500/Health-and-welfare>.
    • &quot;Czech Republic :: Religion -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia.&quot; Encyclopedia - Britannica Online Encyclopedia . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/149085/Czech-Republic/39447/Religion>.
  • 28.
    • &quot;Czech Republic :: Housing -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia.&quot; Encyclopedia - Britannica Online Encyclopedia . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/149085/Czech-Republic/261807/Housing>.
    • &quot;List of Tallest Buildings in the Czech Republic.&quot; Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia . Web. 27 Feb. 2011. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_tallest_buildings_in_the_Czech_Republic>.