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Ireland By: Hadden Brooks   Take a tour of Ireland
 
Where do you want to go Click here to EXIT Geography Geography  #2 Religion #2 People Religion Economy Religion   #3 Gover...
Geography <ul><li>Total Area-  27,135 square miles ( 70, 280 square kilometers ) </li></ul><ul><li>~Topography~ </li></ul>...
Geography #2 <ul><li>Surrounded by isolated groups of hills and mountains </li></ul><ul><li>The coastline is heavily inden...
Topography <ul><li>Surrounded by isolated groups of hills and mountains  </li></ul><ul><li>The coastline is heavily indent...
People <ul><li>Population- 4, 203, 200 </li></ul><ul><li>Ethnicity- Irish- 87% ; other white- 8% </li></ul><ul><li>Languag...
Religion <ul><li>Religion- Christianity 87% </li></ul><ul><li>23,546 people are Christians </li></ul><ul><li>One holiday i...
Religion #2 <ul><li>Hinduism 3% </li></ul><ul><li>Judaism 6% </li></ul>Back
Religion #3 <ul><li>None 4% </li></ul><ul><li>Some people in Ireland do not have a religion </li></ul><ul><li>These people...
Climate <ul><li>The climate of Ireland can be summed up as mild </li></ul><ul><li>The country generally receives warm summ...
Economy <ul><li>Capital- Dublin </li></ul><ul><li>Industries- food products, brewing, textiles, clothing, chemicals, machi...
Exchange Rate <ul><li>Ireland uses Euros for money </li></ul><ul><li>One US dollar equals 0.8 Euros </li></ul><ul><li>One ...
Government <ul><li>The government is headed by the prime minister called Taoiseach </li></ul><ul><li>And a deputy prime mi...
Two Major Features of Ireland <ul><li>The highest peak in Ireland is Carrantuohill </li></ul><ul><li>Studley Royal Park wa...
Cities <ul><li>Some cities of Ireland : Belfast, Cork, Derry, Limerick, Galway, Lisburn </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland has a la...
Population of Cities <ul><li>Belfast- {population = 276,459} </li></ul><ul><li>Cork- {population = 190,384} </li></ul><ul>...
Population of Cities #2 <ul><li>Limerick- {population = 90,757} </li></ul><ul><li>Galway- {population = 72,700} </li></ul>...
Gaelic Football <ul><li>This game is a national sport of Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>It is the most popular sport played in ...
Hurling <ul><li>A native sport to Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>The game has similarities of hockey </li></ul><ul><li>Hurling ...
Association Football <ul><li>Often known as soccer </li></ul><ul><li>The largest participating sport in Ireland </li></ul>...
Ireland New Year <ul><li>Whiskey is a major drink </li></ul><ul><li>They dance to music and have fun </li></ul><ul><li>Ire...
Ireland Foods <ul><li>Most food from Ireland are crops </li></ul><ul><li>Potatoes are dominant foods </li></ul><ul><li>Iri...
Bibliography <ul><li>Wikipedia.org </li></ul><ul><li>World Almanac 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.helium.com </li></ul>...
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Ireland power point

  1. 1. Ireland By: Hadden Brooks  Take a tour of Ireland
  2. 3. Where do you want to go Click here to EXIT Geography Geography #2 Religion #2 People Religion Economy Religion #3 Government Climate Topography Cities Population of Cities Gaelic Football Hurling Association Football Population of cities #2 Religion #4 Two Major Features of Ireland Ireland New Year Ireland Food Exchange Rate
  3. 4. Geography <ul><li>Total Area- 27,135 square miles ( 70, 280 square kilometers ) </li></ul><ul><li>~Topography~ </li></ul><ul><li>Consists of a central plateau </li></ul>Back
  4. 5. Geography #2 <ul><li>Surrounded by isolated groups of hills and mountains </li></ul><ul><li>The coastline is heavily indented by the Atlantic Ocean </li></ul><ul><li>In Ireland, there are central plains surrounded by mountains </li></ul>Back
  5. 6. Topography <ul><li>Surrounded by isolated groups of hills and mountains </li></ul><ul><li>The coastline is heavily indented by the Atlantic ocean </li></ul><ul><li>Some parts of Ireland are a central plain surrounded by mountains </li></ul>Back
  6. 7. People <ul><li>Population- 4, 203, 200 </li></ul><ul><li>Ethnicity- Irish- 87% ; other white- 8% </li></ul><ul><li>Language- English ( official ;generally used) ~ Irish ( official ; spoken mainly in west seaboard area) </li></ul>Back
  7. 8. Religion <ul><li>Religion- Christianity 87% </li></ul><ul><li>23,546 people are Christians </li></ul><ul><li>One holiday includes Christmas </li></ul>Back
  8. 9. Religion #2 <ul><li>Hinduism 3% </li></ul><ul><li>Judaism 6% </li></ul>Back
  9. 10. Religion #3 <ul><li>None 4% </li></ul><ul><li>Some people in Ireland do not have a religion </li></ul><ul><li>These people may not go because some religions do not guarantee freedom </li></ul>Back
  10. 11. Climate <ul><li>The climate of Ireland can be summed up as mild </li></ul><ul><li>The country generally receives warm summers and mild winters </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland is warmed by the Gulf Stream each year </li></ul>Back
  11. 12. Economy <ul><li>Capital- Dublin </li></ul><ul><li>Industries- food products, brewing, textiles, clothing, chemicals, machinery, rail transportation equipment </li></ul><ul><li>Currency- Euros </li></ul>Back
  12. 13. Exchange Rate <ul><li>Ireland uses Euros for money </li></ul><ul><li>One US dollar equals 0.8 Euros </li></ul><ul><li>One Euro equals one dollar and twenty-five cents is the US </li></ul>Back
  13. 14. Government <ul><li>The government is headed by the prime minister called Taoiseach </li></ul><ul><li>And a deputy prime minister called the Tánaiste </li></ul><ul><li>The Taoiseach is appointed by the president after being designated by Dial Emirian </li></ul>Back
  14. 15. Two Major Features of Ireland <ul><li>The highest peak in Ireland is Carrantuohill </li></ul><ul><li>Studley Royal Park was developed by the ruins of Cistercian </li></ul><ul><li>This site also contains features dated from the eighteenth century </li></ul>Back
  15. 16. Cities <ul><li>Some cities of Ireland : Belfast, Cork, Derry, Limerick, Galway, Lisburn </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland has a large number of cities </li></ul><ul><li>All cities have at least 70,000 people </li></ul>Back
  16. 17. Population of Cities <ul><li>Belfast- {population = 276,459} </li></ul><ul><li>Cork- {population = 190,384} </li></ul><ul><li>Derry- {population = 110,768} </li></ul>Back
  17. 18. Population of Cities #2 <ul><li>Limerick- {population = 90,757} </li></ul><ul><li>Galway- {population = 72,700} </li></ul><ul><li>Lisburn- {population = 71,465} </li></ul>Back
  18. 19. Gaelic Football <ul><li>This game is a national sport of Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>It is the most popular sport played in Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>There is a senior Gaelic Football champion ship in the summer </li></ul>Back
  19. 20. Hurling <ul><li>A native sport to Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>The game has similarities of hockey </li></ul><ul><li>Hurling lasts a lot longer than hockey </li></ul>Back
  20. 21. Association Football <ul><li>Often known as soccer </li></ul><ul><li>The largest participating sport in Ireland </li></ul><ul><li>Three FIFA cups have been won from Ireland </li></ul>Back
  21. 22. Ireland New Year <ul><li>Whiskey is a major drink </li></ul><ul><li>They dance to music and have fun </li></ul><ul><li>Ireland’s capital, Dublin is filled with a lot of people </li></ul>Back
  22. 23. Ireland Foods <ul><li>Most food from Ireland are crops </li></ul><ul><li>Potatoes are dominant foods </li></ul><ul><li>Irish people tried to avoid killing cows because they give milk </li></ul>Back
  23. 24. Bibliography <ul><li>Wikipedia.org </li></ul><ul><li>World Almanac 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.helium.com </li></ul>Back

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