HONDURAS!!!!
Honduras
 Discovered in 1502
 Fourth trip
 Honduras=depth
 Independence September 15, 1821
Heroes
 Lempira
 1537
 United more than 100 tribes

 Morazan
 Led effort against Mexico
 Struggled to unite the Cent...
Flag and Coat of Arms
Honduran Currency
General Information
 Area - 112,492 km2 (43,433 sq mi)


Ohio - 116,096 km² (44,825 sq mi)

 18 Departments (states)

...
Demographics
 7.5 Million
 90% Mestizo
 63% Catholic
 Official Language-Spanish
Politics and Government
 Democratic (1970 to date)
 President
 Congress

 Supreme Court
Economic Activities
 Agriculture
 Bananas
 Coffee
 Cucumbers
 Melons
 Watermelons
 Industry
 Electronic Harnesses
...
Economic Activities cont…
 Tourism
 Copan Ruinas
 Bay Islands
 Cayos Cochinos
 Pico Bonito
 Tela
 Trujillo
 Valle ...
Culture
 Family Oriented
 Tight Nucleus
 Extended Family

 Dances
 Cique
 Punta

FAVORITE PASSTIME!!!!!
Soccer
Culture

cont…

 Typical Foods
 Baleadas
 Tacos
 Enchiladas
 Tamales
 Carne Asada
 Sopa de Mondongo
 Refried beans
Land Distribution
 Divided into three main areas
 West and Central
 Mosquitia <2 people/sq mi (misquito)
 North Coast ...
Honduras
 Sites of interest
 www.honduras.com
 www.letsgohonduras.com
 www.honduras.net
Know Your Community - Know Your World Honduras.cynthia
Know Your Community - Know Your World Honduras.cynthia
Know Your Community - Know Your World Honduras.cynthia
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Know Your Community - Know Your World Honduras.cynthia

  1. 1. HONDURAS!!!!
  2. 2. Honduras  Discovered in 1502  Fourth trip  Honduras=depth  Independence September 15, 1821
  3. 3. Heroes  Lempira  1537  United more than 100 tribes  Morazan  Led effort against Mexico  Struggled to unite the CentralAmerican countries
  4. 4. Flag and Coat of Arms
  5. 5. Honduran Currency
  6. 6. General Information  Area - 112,492 km2 (43,433 sq mi)  Ohio - 116,096 km² (44,825 sq mi)  18 Departments (states)  Tegucigalpa (capital)  Other important Cities: San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, Comayagua
  7. 7. Demographics  7.5 Million  90% Mestizo  63% Catholic  Official Language-Spanish
  8. 8. Politics and Government  Democratic (1970 to date)  President  Congress  Supreme Court
  9. 9. Economic Activities  Agriculture  Bananas  Coffee  Cucumbers  Melons  Watermelons  Industry  Electronic Harnesses  Clothing
  10. 10. Economic Activities cont…  Tourism  Copan Ruinas  Bay Islands  Cayos Cochinos  Pico Bonito  Tela  Trujillo  Valle de Angeles
  11. 11. Culture  Family Oriented  Tight Nucleus  Extended Family  Dances  Cique  Punta FAVORITE PASSTIME!!!!! Soccer
  12. 12. Culture cont…  Typical Foods  Baleadas  Tacos  Enchiladas  Tamales  Carne Asada  Sopa de Mondongo  Refried beans
  13. 13. Land Distribution  Divided into three main areas  West and Central  Mosquitia <2 people/sq mi (misquito)  North Coast (Bay Islands (english), Garifuna,(garifuna)  75% Forestry  25% Agricultural (employs 62% of population)
  14. 14. Honduras  Sites of interest  www.honduras.com  www.letsgohonduras.com  www.honduras.net

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