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Trabalho em inglês: Fala de uma maneira geral do japao. Os seus costumes e...

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  1. 1. JAPAN<br />
  2. 2. Location<br />Japan is an island nation in East Asia.<br />Located in the Pacific ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan<br />
  3. 3. Japan is an archipelago of 6825 islands. The four main islands (from North to South) of Japan are:<br />Hokkaido<br />Honshu<br />Shikoku<br />Kyushu<br />
  4. 4. Climate<br />The climate of Japan is predominantly temperate, but varies greatly from north to south.<br />The highest temperature ever measured in Japan was 40.9 °C and it was recorded on August 16, 2007<br />
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  6. 6. Japanese houses<br />Traditional Japanese houses are built by erecting wooden columns on top of a flat foundation made of packed earth or stones<br />In order to avoid moisture from the ground, the floor is elevated several tens of centimeters<br />In Japan the houses are normally made of plywood (a type of manufactured wood made from thin sheets of wood)<br />
  7. 7. <ul><li>The Floor is normally made of tatami
  8. 8. A common caracteristic in japanese houses is the garden</li></li></ul><li>Religion<br />The highest estimates suggest that 84–96 percent of the Japanese population are Buddhists<br />These estimates are based on people associated with a temple, rather than the number of people truly following the religion<br />
  9. 9. Samurai<br />Samurai is the term for the military nobility of pre-industrial Japan.<br />They were warriors who not feared death.<br />They give a lot of value to the honor and the loyalty<br />
  10. 10. Food<br />Japan is known all over the world by its sushi.<br />Sushi is made of cooked vinegared rice combined with other ingredients, such as fish or other seafood<br />
  11. 11. Clothes<br />Nowadayswesee japanese wearingclotheslikeours, but in the pasttheywere a type of clothesnamedkimonos<br />Kimonoscanbeused to practicemartialartsor to use athomelike a rob<br />
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