Puerto Rico Rivera, Rojas, Ruiz


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Puerto Rico Rivera, Rojas, Ruiz

  1. 1. Puerto Rico Presented by: Isabel Rivera Sthefanny Rojas Ana Caroline Ruiz
  2. 2. Puerto Rico´s Map
  3. 3. History <ul><li>Goverment: </li></ul><ul><li>There are three important and different parties that are about the future of Puerto Rico they are: </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Democratic Party of Puerto Rico : It that political and the habitads can decided their independence this is called Commonwealth. </li></ul><ul><li>New Progressive Party of Puerto Rico : Is that statehooders, republicans and democrats think in integarte Puerto Rico to the United States of America. </li></ul><ul><li>Puerto Rican Independence Party : is a political party that independence Puerto Rico from the United States. In 2007, a fourth party. </li></ul><ul><li>Puerto Rican : It is not have an official position on status. The people in Puerto Rico have said that although political status is important they are not the only one for choosing a party. </li></ul>
  4. 4. History <ul><li>Natives: Arawaks were the first group of people in Puerto Rico. </li></ul><ul><li>They were black people that were from South America between Bolivia and Perú in the middle of the Amazon and Orinoco Rivers. </li></ul>
  5. 5. History <ul><li>Europeans: Cristobal Colón in his second voyage found Puerto Rico. </li></ul><ul><li>He was the first European that found Puerto Rico. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Geography <ul><li>Meteorologist: Most of the time Puerto Rico has a very hot weather, the hottest temperature is in the West of Puerto .The coolest weather is not less than 70° most of the time. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Geography <ul><li>Botanic: </li></ul><ul><li>Most of the forests in Puerto Rico are gone. </li></ul><ul><li>Some beautiful flowers that Puerto Rico have are the: orchids and poinsettias. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Entertainment <ul><li>Music: </li></ul><ul><li>They listen to a kind of music called Folk . The folk is a come from one type of music called Jíbaro which comes from Spain. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Musical instruments <ul><li>Most of the instruments are percussion and String. </li></ul><ul><li>Some of them are: the conga , the maracas , the bongo , the guicharro guiro , etc . </li></ul>
  10. 10. Art <ul><li>Most of their paints are very colourful. </li></ul><ul><li>Each painter has a different style </li></ul><ul><li>Some of the most famous painters in Puerto Rico are: </li></ul><ul><li>Alberto Ulloa </li></ul><ul><li>Cándido Bidó </li></ul><ul><li>Dionisio Blanco. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Dances <ul><li>It has passed through a lot of generations. </li></ul><ul><li>It started with the Indians, then the Spanish and finally the Africans. </li></ul><ul><li>With this mix of music the folkloric dances started in Puerto Rico. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Festivals <ul><li>Puerto Rico has more than 30 festivals per year, some of the most important are: </li></ul><ul><li>The artisans festival </li></ul><ul><li>Rio Grande festival </li></ul><ul><li>Gold festival. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Civilization <ul><li>As a commonwealth of the United States, Puerto Rico uses the U.S. dollar. </li></ul><ul><li>The dollar is often referred to as the &quot;peso&quot; in Puerto Rico. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Civilization <ul><li>Language: </li></ul><ul><li>They speak Spanish because they are in the center of America . </li></ul>
  15. 15. Business <ul><li>Puerto Rico sell: </li></ul><ul><li>One example is Coca Cola,hp calcs, cars,etc. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Producing <ul><li>Flora and Fauna: </li></ul><ul><li>239 plants, 13 birds and 39 amphibians/reptiles </li></ul><ul><li>Some animals, flowers or plants: </li></ul><ul><li>They don’t have any wild big mammals. </li></ul><ul><li>Some animals are: goats, deer, Iguanas, toads, small lizards, coquí; it is a small frog </li></ul><ul><li>Some plants ceibas, palms and coco-palms. </li></ul><ul><li>Some fishes the barracuda, the macarela. </li></ul><ul><li>Some flowers and plants, Cupey, Guayacán, Alelí, Violet. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Sources of information <ul><li>Bibliography </li></ul><ul><li>VIDEOS </li></ul><ul><li>Youtube </li></ul>