Venezuela
By: Juana, Isabella, Jaíme, Tomás,
       Benjamín, & Samuel
Where is it?

          Northern South
          America

          Borders Colombia
          & Guyana &
          Brazil...
Flag (Ancient)

           ancient

             yellow: gold

             blue: ocean

             red:bloody
         ...
Flag (Modern)
                                       modern

                                         yellow: new
        ...
Climate



    tropical (near equator)

    dry & wet season
History
1498: Found by Christopher Columbus

1810: revolt against England

1821: Independence! (July 14th)

1830: Republic...
Current President


                               Hugo Chavez

                               1998~




*AMAZING FACT: Hu...
Economy


   Major trading partner: The
   United States

   Oil has shaped the economy of
   Venezuela!
- Hiking is big because there are many
     mountain ranges in Venezuela
Angel Falls

 Tallest waterfall in the world
Archipelago : Los Roques

            Southern Caribbean
Maracaibo
Mérida
World’s Longest Cable Car
Cueva del Guácharo
Coromoto Ice Cream
      Parlor
              Guinness World
              Records: 816
              flavors of ice
      ...
La Cruz De Mayo

          May Cross Celebrations

          In May!

          Time for dance & pagan
          tradition...
Music: Gaita



A complete
Venezuelan
Christmas!
Dance: Joropo


           stringed harp,
           cuatro, maracas

           waltz type
           dance
Dance: Merengue

           trumpet,
           trombone,
           saxophone &
           clarinet

           exaggerat...
¡Gracías!
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  1. 1. Venezuela By: Juana, Isabella, Jaíme, Tomás, Benjamín, & Samuel
  2. 2. Where is it? Northern South America Borders Colombia & Guyana & Brazil & Caribbean Sea
  3. 3. Flag (Ancient) ancient yellow: gold blue: ocean red:bloody world
  4. 4. Flag (Modern) modern yellow: new oppurtunities blue: ocean red: spain 7 stars: 7 *Fun fact: Most countries don’t have original the coat of arms on their flag, provinces Venezuela does.
  5. 5. Climate tropical (near equator) dry & wet season
  6. 6. History 1498: Found by Christopher Columbus 1810: revolt against England 1821: Independence! (July 14th) 1830: Republic of Venezuela up to 1946: dictatorship 1946: new constitution is drafted
  7. 7. Current President Hugo Chavez 1998~ *AMAZING FACT: Hugo Chavez stood up against his corrupt government and was sent to Prison.
  8. 8. Economy Major trading partner: The United States Oil has shaped the economy of Venezuela!
  9. 9. - Hiking is big because there are many mountain ranges in Venezuela
  10. 10. Angel Falls Tallest waterfall in the world
  11. 11. Archipelago : Los Roques Southern Caribbean
  12. 12. Maracaibo
  13. 13. Mérida World’s Longest Cable Car
  14. 14. Cueva del Guácharo
  15. 15. Coromoto Ice Cream Parlor Guinness World Records: 816 flavors of ice cream Heladeria’s wall to stare at
  16. 16. La Cruz De Mayo May Cross Celebrations In May! Time for dance & pagan traditions + christianity
  17. 17. Music: Gaita A complete Venezuelan Christmas!
  18. 18. Dance: Joropo stringed harp, cuatro, maracas waltz type dance
  19. 19. Dance: Merengue trumpet, trombone, saxophone & clarinet exaggerated hip movements
  20. 20. ¡Gracías!

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