Paises De Centroamerica

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Paises De Centroamerica

  1. 1. Paises de Centro America (Mesoamerica). Por : Mayelin Martinez Cobas
  2. 2. Mexico <ul><li>Mexican independent day against Spain is September, 16 of 1810. </li></ul><ul><li>5 de mayo they celebrate the Mexican victory against the French army in the battle of Puebla in 1862. </li></ul><ul><li>In this country was originated hot chocolate (el chocolate caliente). </li></ul>
  3. 3. Mexico <ul><li>Estados Unidos Mexicanos </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 101 000 000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Mexico City </li></ul><ul><li>Government: Federal Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: Corn, beans, oilseeds, fruits…. </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Food and beverages, petroleum, tourism </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Peso Mexicano </li></ul>
  4. 4. La bandera de Mexico.
  5. 5. El mapa de Mexico
  6. 6. Guatemala <ul><li>The highest “ hot spot” in Central America is the Volcan Tajumulco! </li></ul><ul><li>Mayan traditions and culture are still maintained in Guatemala today. </li></ul><ul><li>Here, people grow coffee beans. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Guatemala <ul><li>Republic of Guatemala </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 12000000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Guatemala City </li></ul><ul><li>Gov’t Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: coffee, sugarcane, bananas </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Indian crafts, tourism </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Quetzal </li></ul>
  8. 8. La bandera de Guatemala
  9. 9. El mapa de Guatemala
  10. 10. Honduras <ul><li>Honduras: Bang! Boom! Score! During the World Cup of Soccer, a political war was fought . Thus, it was named the “ Honduras Soccer War” </li></ul><ul><li>For many young people, hanging around the unpaved dusty streets of the city suburbs is often the only escape from poverty and overcrowding at home </li></ul><ul><li>Here, people grow bananas. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Honduras <ul><li>Republic of Honduras </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 5,860,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Tegucigalpa </li></ul><ul><li>Gov’t Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: Bananas, coffee </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Food processing, lumber </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Lempira </li></ul>
  12. 12. La bandera de Honduras
  13. 13. El mapa de Honduras
  14. 14. El Salvador <ul><li>El salvador: Traditionally, adult children remain at home until marriage. Thus, a bride looking at her watch. </li></ul><ul><li>El Salvador has the highest population density in Central America with 693 people packed into a square mile. </li></ul><ul><li>Here, people eat cornmeal cakes called pupusas. </li></ul>
  15. 15. El Salvador <ul><li>Republic of El Salvador </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 5,750,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: El Salvador </li></ul><ul><li>Gov’t: Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: coffee, sugarcane </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Food processing </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Colon </li></ul>
  16. 16. La bandera del Salvador
  17. 17. El mapa del Salvador
  18. 18. Nicaragua <ul><li>Nicaragua: Legend has it panama Canal was to be the Nicaragua Canal! </li></ul><ul><li>Caution! Drivers don’t use turn signals. The most common signal in Nicaragua is hand waving from driver’s which has no specific meaning! </li></ul><ul><li>Chaciutique is history! Young women used to be trown into lava to appease this goddess of fire. </li></ul><ul><li>Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America. </li></ul>
  19. 19. Nicaragua <ul><li>Republic of Nicaragua </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 4,580,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Managua </li></ul><ul><li>Gov’t: Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: coffee, cotton, sugar </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Food processing, lumber </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Cordoba </li></ul>
  20. 20. La bandera de Nicaragua
  21. 21. El mapa de Nicaragua
  22. 22. Costa Rica <ul><li>* Costa Rica: Why is this toad wearing a helmet? Costa Rica has no army, but it does have the rarest amphibian! </li></ul><ul><li>* Costa Ricans are the richest people in Central America with a yearly income of $ 2800 a year! </li></ul><ul><li>* Capuchin monkeys live here. </li></ul>
  23. 23. Costa Rica <ul><li>Republic of Costa Rica </li></ul><ul><li>Population : 3600,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital San Jose </li></ul><ul><li>Gov’t: Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: coffee, banana </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Food processing, tourism </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Colon </li></ul>
  24. 24. La bandera de Costa Rica
  25. 25. El mapa de Costa Rica
  26. 26. Panama <ul><li>Only in Panama can you see the sun rise on the Pacific Ocean and set on the Atlantic Ocean. </li></ul><ul><li>Waterpark? No, it’s Panama ! Panama has more than 1800 miles of coast, and 1600 islands. </li></ul><ul><li>Birds called toucans live in Panama. </li></ul>
  27. 27. Panama <ul><li>Republic of Panama </li></ul><ul><li>Population: 2740000 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Panama City </li></ul><ul><li>Gov’t: Republic </li></ul><ul><li>Official Language: Spanish </li></ul><ul><li>Agriculture: Bananas, shrimp </li></ul><ul><li>Industry: Canal operations </li></ul><ul><li>Currency: Balboa </li></ul>
  28. 28. La bandera de panama
  29. 29. El mapa de Panama.

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