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Kazakhstan

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Country reports done for library class.

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Kazakhstan

  1. 1. Tyler T Kazakhstan
  2. 2. Map <ul><li>Latitude:48N </li></ul><ul><li>Longitude:68E </li></ul>A clipart picture of your map should go HERE.
  3. 3. 4 Things You Should Know <ul><li>Population: 15,340,533 </li></ul><ul><li>Total Area: 1,030,533 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital City: Astana </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Turkic </li></ul>? !
  4. 4. Climate <ul><li>Warm summers & Cold winters </li></ul><ul><li>July’s temps. average between 70-80 degrees </li></ul><ul><li>January’s temps. Average is between 0-20 degrees </li></ul>
  5. 5. Language <ul><li>Kazakh </li></ul><ul><li>Russian </li></ul><ul><li>Turkic </li></ul>
  6. 6. Population <ul><li>15, 340,533 </li></ul>
  7. 7. Food <ul><li>Kvass (a tangy juice made from dried bread) </li></ul><ul><li>Hot Tea, Kumis (fermented mare’s milk) </li></ul><ul><li>Melons, Berries, Pears, Cabbage, Onions </li></ul><ul><li>Besbarmak (five fingers) </li></ul><ul><li>Mutton (sheep meat), Horse Meat </li></ul><ul><li>Potatoes, Cucumbers, Apples, Tomatoes </li></ul>
  8. 8. Transportation <ul><li>walking </li></ul><ul><li>ride buses, trolleys, taxies, trains </li></ul><ul><li>horseback </li></ul>
  9. 9. Plants <ul><li>shrubs and grasses </li></ul><ul><li>very little wooded area </li></ul>
  10. 10. Flag <ul><li>light blue background </li></ul><ul><li>yellow sun above the yellow bird </li></ul><ul><li>yellow pole to left side </li></ul>
  11. 11. Games & Sports <ul><li>skating, hockey, sking </li></ul><ul><li>swimming, volleyball, horseback riding </li></ul><ul><li>wrestling, soccer, basketball </li></ul><ul><li>kokpar, asyki </li></ul>
  12. 12. Schools <ul><li>from the age of 7-17 </li></ul><ul><li>6 days a week </li></ul><ul><li>taught in Kazakh </li></ul><ul><li>after 9 th grade students may transfer to a vocational or technical school </li></ul>
  13. 13. Holidays <ul><li>New Year’s Day, Kazakh New Year </li></ul><ul><li>Spring festival (Nauryz- March 22) </li></ul><ul><li>Christmas (Russian Ortthodox families celebrate it on January 7) </li></ul>
  14. 14. Kazakhstan Go to clipart, type in your country, and pick a picture that comes up.
  15. 15. Bibliography <ul><li>The bibliography for this power point was written out and handed in to Ms. Olson separately. </li></ul>

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