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How Much Do You Know About Brazil? Take our quiz. You will be surprised!
<ul><li>1. Brazil is the ___________ largest country of the world in size and population. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>second </l...
Area and Population <ul><li>With an area of 8,511,965 square miles, Brazil is the  fifth  largest country in the world in ...
<ul><li>2. The city of Rio de Janeiro has __________ different neighborhoods. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>6 </li></ul></ul><ul><...
Population of Rio <ul><li>The city of Rio de Janeiro has over 6 million inhabitants divided into 4 zones with a total of  ...
<ul><li>3. How many countries in the world speak Portuguese? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 </li></u...
Portuguese-Speaking Countries <ul><li>There are  nine  Portuguese speaking countries: Brazil, Angola, Cabo Verde, Guiné Bi...
<ul><li>4. Iguaçu Falls is located at the border of Brazil and: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Uruguay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>P...
Igua çu Falls <ul><li>Cataratas do Iguaçu  (Iguazu Falls) is one of the biggest waterfalls in the world, comprising a seri...
<ul><li>5.  The statue of Christ the Redeemer stands _________ feet tall overlooking the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro....
<ul><li>Christ the Redeemer stands  98 feet tall  overlooking the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro </li></ul><ul><li>With ...
<ul><li>6.  The Amazon River is the ___________ largest river in the world in volume and the __________ longest. </li></ul...
The Amazon River <ul><li>The Amazon River is the  largest  river in the world in  volume   </li></ul><ul><li>It is the  se...
<ul><li>7. The Amazon River discharges _______ of the world freshwater into the Atlantic Ocean. It discharges about ______...
The Amazon River <ul><li>The Amazon River discharges  1/5  of the world freshwater into the Atlantic Ocean </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>To learn the Portuguese that we speak in Brazil, visit us at  </li></ul><ul><li>StreetSmartBrazil.com   </li></ul>...
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Brazil Quiz

  1. 2. How Much Do You Know About Brazil? Take our quiz. You will be surprised!
  2. 3. <ul><li>1. Brazil is the ___________ largest country of the world in size and population. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>second </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>third </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>fourth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>fifth </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. Area and Population <ul><li>With an area of 8,511,965 square miles, Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world in size, only losing to Russia, Canada, China and the U.S., respectively </li></ul><ul><li>Brazil also has the fifth largest population in the world. Figures may vary from 183,987,291 (2007 official Brazilian census) to 198,739,269, depending on the source </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>2. The city of Rio de Janeiro has __________ different neighborhoods. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>6 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>16 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>60 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>160 </li></ul></ul>
  5. 6. Population of Rio <ul><li>The city of Rio de Janeiro has over 6 million inhabitants divided into 4 zones with a total of 160 city neighborhoods and suburbs </li></ul><ul><li>The state of Rio de Janeiro has close to 15,500,000 inhabitants </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>3. How many countries in the world speak Portuguese? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>2 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>4 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>5 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>9 </li></ul></ul>
  7. 8. Portuguese-Speaking Countries <ul><li>There are nine Portuguese speaking countries: Brazil, Angola, Cabo Verde, Guiné Bissau, Moçambique, Portugal, Timor, Macau, and São Tomé e Príncipe </li></ul><ul><li>Portuguese ranks 6th in number of native speakers </li></ul><ul><li>Brazil is the only Portuguese-speaking country in South America </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>4. Iguaçu Falls is located at the border of Brazil and: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Uruguay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Paraguay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Argentina </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Peru </li></ul></ul>
  9. 10. Igua çu Falls <ul><li>Cataratas do Iguaçu (Iguazu Falls) is one of the biggest waterfalls in the world, comprising a series of 275 individual cascades and waterfalls separated by rocky, densely wooded islets </li></ul><ul><li>Some of the cascades plummet straight down for 269 feet </li></ul><ul><li>Iguaçu Falls is located at the border of Brazil and Argentina </li></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>5. The statue of Christ the Redeemer stands _________ feet tall overlooking the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>39 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>56 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>78 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>98 </li></ul></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>Christ the Redeemer stands 98 feet tall overlooking the beautiful city of Rio de Janeiro </li></ul><ul><li>With its pedestal, the statue is 120 feet tall </li></ul><ul><li>It is located 2,300 ft high, at the top of Corcovado mountain, and weighs 635 tons </li></ul>Christ the Redeemer
  12. 13. <ul><li>6. The Amazon River is the ___________ largest river in the world in volume and the __________ longest. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>first; second </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>second; third </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>third; fourth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>fifth; sixth </li></ul></ul>
  13. 14. The Amazon River <ul><li>The Amazon River is the largest river in the world in volume </li></ul><ul><li>It is the second longest river in the world, with 4,040 miles (the first is the Nile) </li></ul><ul><li>The Amazon River travels through, or touches, 8 countries </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>7. The Amazon River discharges _______ of the world freshwater into the Atlantic Ocean. It discharges about ___________ gallons of water per minute into the ocean. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>5%; 50 k </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>10%; 500 k </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>15%; 2 mil </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>20%; 3.5 mil </li></ul></ul>
  15. 16. The Amazon River <ul><li>The Amazon River discharges 1/5 of the world freshwater into the Atlantic Ocean </li></ul><ul><li>It discharges 3.4 million gallons of water per minute into the ocean; that is 14 times more than the Mississippi river </li></ul><ul><li>Freshwater is still found 100 miles off the coast into the ocean! Can you imagine the strength with which the Amazon's waters enter the Atlantic?!! </li></ul>
  16. 17. <ul><li>To learn the Portuguese that we speak in Brazil, visit us at </li></ul><ul><li>StreetSmartBrazil.com </li></ul><ul><li>You will find cool cultural and language tips about Brazil on our blog. </li></ul><ul><li>Obrigada e até a próxima! </li></ul>

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