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Explore Honduras.cynthia kydkyw 2019

  1. 1. HONDURAS KNOW YOUR COMMUNITY KNOW YOUR WORLD A PROGRAM OF GLOBAL TIES AKRON INSERT COUNTRY FLAG HERE
  2. 2. Honduras ⚫Discovered in 1502 ⚫Fourth trip ⚫Honduras=depth ⚫Independence September 15, 1821
  3. 3. Heroes ⚫Lempira ⚫1537 ⚫United more than 100 tribes ⚫Morazan ⚫Led effort against Mexico ⚫Struggled to unite the Central- American countries
  4. 4. Flag and Coat of Arms
  5. 5. Honduran Currency
  6. 6. General Information ⚫Area - 112,492 km2 (43,433 sq mi) ⚫ Ohio - 116,096 km² (44,825 sq mi) ⚫18 Departments (states) ⚫Tegucigalpa (capital) ⚫Other important Cities: San Pedro Sula, La Ceiba, Comayagua
  7. 7. Demographics ⚫9,746,117 million (as of 2019) ⚫90% Mestizo ⚫63% Catholic ⚫Official Language-Spanish
  8. 8. Politics and Government ⚫Democratic (1970 to date) ⚫President: Juan Orlando Hernández (as of 2019) ⚫Congress ⚫Supreme Court
  9. 9. Economic Activities ⚫Agriculture ⚫Bananas ⚫Coffee ⚫Cucumbers ⚫Melons ⚫Watermelons ⚫Industry ⚫Electronic Harnesses ⚫Clothing
  10. 10. Economic Activities cont… ⚫Tourism ⚫Copan Ruinas ⚫Bay Islands ⚫Cayos Cochinos ⚫Pico Bonito ⚫Tela ⚫Trujillo ⚫Valle de Angeles
  11. 11. Culture ⚫ Family Oriented ⚫ Tight Nucleus ⚫ Extended Family ⚫ Dances ⚫ Cique ⚫ Punta ⚫FAVORITE PASTIME!!!!! ⚫Soccer
  12. 12. Culture cont… ⚫Typical Foods ⚫Baleadas ⚫Tacos ⚫Enchiladas ⚫Tamales ⚫Carne Asada ⚫Sopa de Mondongo ⚫Refried beans
  13. 13. Land Distribution ⚫Divided into three main areas ⚫West and Central ⚫Mosquitia <2 people/sq mi (misquito) ⚫North Coast (Bay Islands (english), Garifuna,(garifuna) ⚫75% Forestry ⚫25% Agricultural (employs 62% of population)
  14. 14. Now, let’s dance Honduran Style!
  15. 15. Honduras ⚫Sites of interest ⚫www.honduras.net ⚫ https://www.worldtravelguide.net/guides/north- america/honduras/history-language-culture/ ⚫ https://www.elheraldo.hn/ (online newspaper) ⚫ http://www.radioamerica.hn/ (online radio)

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