6 Physical FeaturesComplete Physical Features on pages 232 to 235
7 Further Research Amazon River The source of the Amazon River is Lago Villafro in the AndesMountain, Peru.Because it is so vast it is sometimesCalled The River Sea.
8 Further Research Amazon Rain Forest If deforestation continues, we’ll completely lose the rain forests within the next 40 years.The rainforests are and have been destroyed in the last 100 years to make way for farm land. Today, the rainforests are being destroyed by 1.5 acres every second!
9 BrazilComplete Brazil note taking guideOn pages 236 to 240
10 Brazil Exports: Coffee Sugar cane Holiday: Carnival Government: Federal Republic
11 Brazil Sports: Soccer Current Events/ Key City: Rio de Janeiro- Olympics 2016
12 Argentina Government Has changed over many years Has an Informal EconomyStill continues to changeHolidaysMostly the same as the United StatesCarnivalChristmasNew YearsMemorial DayYom Kippur
13 ArgentinaCulture40 million people are descendants from Spanish, Italian, or other European settlers3% of population are Argentine Indians and mestizosMost are Roman CatholicExportsLarge ranches and farms exports:BeefWheatCorn
14 Paraguay and Uruguay Paraguay Uruguay Claimed by the Spanish in the mid-1830sIndependent country after 1811Speak Spanish, GuaraniBeef is their major exportAgriculture is an important part of their economyDemocratic governmentClaimed by Portugal in Colonial Era1825 declared independence from SpainSells electricity to Brazil and ArgentinaDemocratic government
15 Both Paraguay and Uruguay Based on last slide fill out Paraguay and Uruguay.Read in book to fill in both area.
16 Test ReviewPlease use all of your notes to study for your Chapter 10 test.